FREE WP CLINIC - Avalanche Beacon Clinic

You know that you should always carry beaconshovelprobe in the backcountry, but do you really know how to use it? Let the talented staff at WP show you how!

Professional backcountry ski guides are 77% faster at finding buried avalanche victims, and therefore have 1/2 the mortality rate of recreationalists when trying to find their buried buddy. You can dramatically increase your chances in the backcountry by knowing how to properly use your beacon and PRACTICING regularly.

Train like a professional at our Free Avalanche Beacon Clinic. February 13 @ 4pm. This clinic will familiarize you with your beacon or one of our BCA Trackers. You will learn how your beacon works, the proper way to perform a search, and practice locating beacons buried in the snow. DRESS to be outside digging in the snow for about an hour!

This class is open to everyone and mandatory for the upcoming BC Ski/Board trip.

Beacon rentals are always FREE through WP. Learn how to use them properly!

Event Date: 
02/13/2014 - 4:00pm
Current Students
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