A two part interactive session, featuring tips, tricks and insight from today's most accomplished guides, athletes and avalanche forecasters. With back-country skiers and riders in mind, the Back-country Re-Fresher aims to bring you hands on tutorials with your avalanche gear, and tricks that may save lives while using your back-country equipment. From first time beacon users getting hands on experience with Capow's Marty Schaffer, to seasoned back-country veterans having a chance to test out new beacons or multi burial scenarios before the snow flies, this Re-Fresher is a can't miss event for those exploring the mountains beyond the resort.
Join us after you've reacquainted yourself with your equipment for informative and entertaining insights from today's esteemed back-country athlete's and industry professionals speaking about the science of snow safety, their experiences and how they move and operate safely in the mountains!
Attendance is Free - But Fresh Skis will match all donations made to Avalanche Canada
Hillhurst United Church Gymnasium - 1227 Kensington Close NW → map