Alpine Rescue Team’s 2020 Skills for the Hills Backcountry Safety Series
Join us at our HQ at El Rancho for this year’s series of free classes and programs (donations are appreciated). Seating is limited; register by clicking on the links below.
Thursday, February 20, 7:00 PM – On the Edge of Calling SOS. How a hut trip went south and 13 survived.
January 28, February 25, 7:00 PM – Avalanche Safety in The Rockies Snowpack.
February 9, February 29, March 15 and March 28, 7:00 PM – Navigating with Map and Compass.
February 27, 7:00 PM – Hikers’ Dynamics and Backcountry Travel.
March 19, 7:00 PM – GPS: How to Navigate Your Navigation Device.
March 21, 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM – In-depth Navigation with GPS
April 16, 7:00 PM – Lightning Safety and High Altitude Illnesses.
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 Department’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.