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When: Tuesday, December 12th, 2017 3:00pm - 5:00pm

Where: Summit County Senior Center - Frisco, CO

Join us for a free seminar on preparing for winter ski touring.  Learn about the latest gear in skis and boots, preparing to travel on the local trails, information on where to ski, mountain safety and navigation and avalanche awareness and avoidance. 

  • Gear overview (types of touring setups, etc)  
  • Packing and preparing for outings
  • Mountain safety and navigation
  • Avy Awareness  

Stay after the presentation to learn about winter events including a free ski demonstration day with Wilderness Sports and the Breckenridge Outdoor Education Center on January 11th and Senior Snow Shoe hikes with the Friends of the Dillon Ranger District.  You can sign up for a “So you want to learn to hut trip” program which will end in a fully guided hut trip to Francie’s Cabin March 7-9, 2018.  Light refreshments will be served.

PLEASE NOTE: It is not necessary to register for this event. It is FREE and open to the public!!