Alpine Rescue Team’s 2017 Backcountry Safety Series
Join us at our HQ at El Rancho for this new series of free classes and programs (donations are appreciated). Seating is limited, so register by clicking on the links below.
March 30, 6:30 PM – Backcountry navigation – Learn to use a compass and a map! Limited to 16.
April 6, 6:30 PM – Backcountry navigation – Learn to use a compass and a map! Limited to 16.
April 27, 6:30 PM – Backcountry navigation – Learn to use a compass and a map! Limited to 16.
May 22, 7:00 PM – Technical Rock Climbing Safety. Limited to 40.
June 15, 7:00 PM – Mountain Biking Safety. Limited to 40.
June 22, 7:00 PM – Tips for Climbing Fourteeners and Other Backcountry Adventures: Lessons learned from the front lines of mountain rescue! Limited to 40.
September 23, all day Annual Alpine Safety Fair
October 7 , 9:00 AM – 12:30 PM- The 11 Essentials, bivouac and emergency procedures, testing emergency kits. Limited to the first 20 registrants. Get tickets here.
November 16, 7:00 PM – Winter Climbing Fourteeners: Lessons Learned from the Front Lines of Mountain Rescue!
December 7, 7:00 PM – Avalanche Awareness.
Please park in RTD’s El Rancho Park n’ Ride across the street or the lower, dirt lot – DO NOT park on Alpine’s or Foothill Fire Dept’s asphalt parking lots or driveways. Thank you.
The training calendar below shows Wednesday trainings, which are open to the public, unless explicitly stated otherwise. Weekend events are for members only unless explicitly stated otherwise.
The PSAR & Events calendar shows our Preventive SAR education programs and events/meetings (public and private) at the “shack,” our HQ.
Toggle between the two with the tiny arrow at top right of calendar.