Winter Climbing Fourteeners: Lessons Learned from the Front Lines of Mountain Rescue! »






Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Winter Climbing Fourteeners: Lessons Learned from the Front Lines of Mountain Rescue!

November 16 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Free
Winter Climbing Fourteeners Lessons Learned from the Front Lines of Mountain Rescue

Winter Climbing Fourteeners: Lessons learned from the front lines of mountain rescue!

Alpine member Dale Atkins is a 40-plus year veteran of mountain rescue, ski patrolling and avalanche science. He is an internationally recognized avalanche expert, a past president of the American Avalanche Association, past vice president in the International Commission for Alpine Rescue (ICAR) and a former forecaster for the Colorado Avalanche Information Center.

Dale will talk about the common actions that lead to accidents and people getting into trouble on winter climbs. Data have shown people are people – and many make the same errors that become lessons for the rest of us. His presentations are always astonishingly informative and detailed.

Part of Alpine’s inaugural Backcountry Safety Series 2017.

Event photograph courtesy of Alpine Rescue Team member Paula Bindrich. ©2017, Paula Bindrich.

FAQs

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

No.

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

RTD’s El Rancho Park n’ Ride is across the street. Please use our lower, dirt parking lot – DO NOT park on the asphalt and block the Alpine garage doors.

What should I bring into the event?

Curiosity and enthusiasm!

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

E-mail us at: psar@alpinerescueteam.org

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No

Can I update my registration information?

Yes

Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable?

Yes

Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn’t match the person who attends?

Yes

Please follow and like us:






LIKE US ON FACEBOOK
Upcoming Events
45098
DD
days
:
HH
hours
:
MM
min
:
SS
sec

Hooray!