We accept donations at the door so we can continue our free SAR operations and backcountry safety education. Alpine NEVER charges for search and rescue; we want you to call 9-1-1 right away without any fear of a bill from us.
We've added a new class in April for In-Depth Navigation with GPS. Here's the revised, complete list of classes coming up; register
for as many as you like, they are all free (donations accepted and appreciated)!
(3) March 3, 9 & 23 – 8:00 AM- 12:00 PM – Backcountry navigation – learn to use a map and compass. – Limited to 25.
(2) February 14 & April 18, 7:00-9:00 PM – Lightning, Hypothermia and Altitude Sickness
February 21, 7:00-9:00 PM – Avalanche Awareness
March 7, 7:00-9:00 PM – How to Navigate Your Navigation Tool
March 23, 7:00-9:00 PM – Ask a Rescuer—Almost Anything!
April 13, 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM – In-depth Navigation with GPS.
April 23, 7:00-9:00 PM – Spring and Summer Avalanches: Strategic Decisions for Peak Baggers.
April 25, 7:00-9:00 PM – Group Dynamics and Backcountry Travel
May 16, 7:00-9:00 PM – Technical Climbing Safety
November 7, 7:00-9:00 PM – Winter Fourteener Climbing: Lessons Learned from the Front Lines of Mountain Rescue!
TBA – Surviving Simply, not Simply Surviving
TBA – Backcountry Medical Considerations
TBA – What’s in Your Pack? An interactive session about The 10 Essentials and other goodies we find in YOUR pack. Or don’t find in your pack!