<p><strong>FREE Avalanche Awareness</strong>- Doug Latimer ACMG</p> - Thursday, Nov 21, 2019

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The Basics:
Event Type: Social 
Event Location: Second floor -Kensington Legion.  
Date(s) & Time:   Thursday, Nov 21, 2019 07:30 PM  
Registration Cut Off:   Thursday, Nov 21, 2019 09:00 PM  
Event Duration: 1-2 hours 
Difficulty Rating:   D1 - See Conversion Chart  
Trip Coordinator(s):   Tyler Hallman

Participant Info:
Who's Invited:   Members & Guests, All Ages Welcome  
Attendee Screening:   Registration is First-Come/First-Serve
Maximum Group Size: 80
Maximum No. Guests: 40
Minimum Group Size: 0
Maximum No. Guests Per Member: 10
Number Registered So Far:   23 (View sign-ups, waiting list)
Are Dogs Permitted:   No


Please join us at the Kensington Legion for a FREE presentation on Avalanche Awareness by Doug Latimer, ACMG. Bring money for beers and food and support the legion by drinking their fine ales and spirits.

Doug has 20 years of guiding experience as an ACMG Ski guide guiding skier at heli, snowcat and ski touring operations.  He has worked as an avalanche forecaster, taught courses for both Yamanuska and U of C Outdoor Centre and was the lead guide for Purcell Mountain Lodge.  Doug is author of a very cool e-book "Avalanche! The Guide's Guide to Safe Travel in the Mountains"  which includes 170 pages of text AND 120 minutes of video.

The presentation will begin at 7:30 with a question and answer period to follow.  Please arrive prior to 7pm if planning on ordering food or beverages. 

Required Items to Bring:
cash if ordering food or beverages.

Recommended Items to Bring:
cash for food or beverages

How to Get There:
Event Directions:   1918 Kensington Road NW. Underground parking is available on the east side of the building.  

Cancellation/Partial Attendance:
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Registration for this event closed on Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 09:00 PM.