Monday November 24th, 2014 - 7:00 pm
This popular, multi-media talk includes an exciting 15-minute video on avalanche safety basics followed by a half-hour PowerPoint on how to stay alive in avalanche terrain. Subjects include: avalanche rescue, how avalanches work, reading avalanche terrain, obvious clues to instability, avalanche weather, safe travel practices and essential equipment. This talk is presented by a representative of the Utah Avalanche Center. For ages 12 and older. Visit www.rei.com/saltlakecity or call 801-486-2100 for information.
Tuesday December 2nd, 2014 - 6:30 pm
Join REI, the Utah Avalanche Center and SheJumps for a night of networking and Avalanche Awareness, Dec. 2, 2014. At 6:30 p.m., come mingle and learn about upcoming events, programs and opportunities. At 7, Evelyn from the UAC will talk about the basics of avalanche awareness and safety, including 15-minute video followed by an insightful PowerPoint. Guest speakers will be Kim Hall and Jewell Lund.