2017-18 Class and Event Schedule

Hello Friends,

We are excited to announce our preliminary schedule of events and avalanche courses for Fall 2017.  Hope to see you there!

EVENTS:

Weds. Oct. 4 6pm-8pm  FOSJ Open Meeting & Pre-Season Kick-Off Social @ NEW LOCATION Pine Needle Mountaineering, 835 Main Ave in Durango.

Thurs. Oct. 26 TGR Movie & FOSJ Fundraiser @ Durango Arts Center Theater.  2 show times–stay tuned for details.

Sat. Oct. 28 9am-5pm AT & Telemark Ski Swap @ Pine Needle Mountaineering

AVALANCHE COURSES:

All FOSJ Avalanche Awareness Classes are FREE and open to the public with no registration required.  Just show up and bring your backcountry partners!

Weds. Oct. 18 6pm-8pm Avalanche Awareness Class @ Powerhouse Science Center in Durango

Weds. Nov. 1  6pm-8pm  Avalanche Workshop @ Pine Needle Mountaineering.  Guest speaker Mark Gober from the CAIC will give us a review of last year’s season and snowpack.

Thur. Nov. 16 6:30pm-8pm Avalanche Awareness Class @ Pine River Library in Bayfield

Tue. Nov. 28 6pm-8pm Avalanche Awareness Class @ Powerhouse Science Center in Durango

Sat. Dec. 2-Sun. Dec. 3 10am-3pm On-Snow Avalanche Field Sessions @ Andrews Lake/Molas Pass. Pre-registration is required.  Stay tuned for details.

Thur. Dec. 7 6pm-8pm Avalanche Rescue Class @ Pine Needle Mountaineering

Sat. Dec. 8-Sun. Dec. 9  10am-2pm Avalanche Rescue Field Session @ Andrews Lake/Molas pass

Additional avalanche courses, workshops and intermediate courses to be scheduled…stay tuned!