Avalanche Awareness Day at RED
Rossland District Search and Rescue and BC Adventure Smart will be supporting the Canadian Avalanche Association’s Avalanche Awareness Day on Saturday, Jan. 13. They will be providing introductory exposure to rudimentary avalanche searching skills, games, guest speakers and demonstrations.
Venue: RED Mountain Resort
Address: 4300 Red Mountain Rd.
- Building emergency snow shelter.
- Instruction in snow profiling.
- Instruction & practice in transceiver use for various situations.
- Bring your transceiver if you have one, others will be provided
- Probe line instruction & practice.
- Fun race.
- Guest speakers.
- Question & answers any time during the day.
- Demonstration of emergency & first aid equipment
Go Farther — Get Avalanche Trained
(Avalanche Canada) In Canada we are privileged to have some of the world’s finest opportunities for winter backcountry exploration, but with this right to explore comes a responsibility—to yourself, your friends and your family to get avalanche training.