8:30am – 12:30pm : In-person clinics @ Ledge Brewing **optional add-on**
Participants will rotate through all sessions.
Session 1: Electronic Mapping Skills for Avalanche Terrain; Marc Chauvin, IFMGA Mountain Guide
Session 2: Beacon Searching Scenarios and Strategies; Mount Washington Avalanche Center
Session 3: Post-Avalanche Patient Medical Care; Chris Broughton-Bossong, Paramedic
3:30pm – 8:00pm
Backcountry Winter Kickoff Social @ Ledge Brewing
This social event and party is free and open to the entire public!
We hope you join the Mount Washington Avalanche Foundation, the MWAC Forecasting Team, ESAW Speakers, and our amazing sponsors to kick off the winter season with a bang at one of the best breweries in town. Food trucks, live music, gear tents, and local beer will be in abundance!