Register for the Avalanche class at www.alaskasnow.org Costs: $495 *Stay at the lodge for a very low price: floor space lower level: Free Rooms w/ private baths: $199 (share up to 4 people) Lower level rooms shared at $49.50 a night/ Dinners $15
March 17 – 20 AIARE Level 2 Avalanche Course
AIARE Level 2: Analyzing Snow Stability & Avalanche Hazard
About: AIARE Level 2 is a 4-day program that provides backcountry leaders the opportunity to advance their avalanche knowledge and decision making skills.
The Level 2 builds from the introductory avalanche hazard management skills learned in Level 1 and adds the observation and evaluation of instability factors critical to daily stability and hazard evaluation.
Instructors: Sarah Carter Pete Carter
AIARE Level 1 strongly recommended as prerequisite.
When & Where: March 3-6, 2016 Prince William Sound College, Valdez
March 17-20, 2016 Black Rapids Lodge, Mile 227 Richardson Hwy.
Valdez course: Register through PWSC (907) 834-1600 firstname.lastname@example.org
Black Rapids Lodge course: Register or (907) 255-2242
Required Texts: Snow, Weather, and Avalanches Observational Guidelines The Avalanche Handbook, McClung & Schaerer
AIARE Level 2 Pre-Course Quiz