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FSA Avalanche Awareness Days

February 26, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Snowmobile Avalanche Awareness Days at the Rolling Hills cabin on Feb 26th.

Join us from 11am-2pm for a fundraiser BBQ provided by Fernie Fire Place, Fernie Avalanche Rescue Dog demonstrations, Elk Valley Snow Shepherds will have the portable transceiver basin for some friendly companion rescue competitions, Fernie Search and Rescue will be showcasing emergency communications devices and backcountry survival, the Avalanche Canada South Rockies Field team will be on hand to discuss the new Mountain Information Network and doing a snow profile demonstration, Ghostrider Motorsports will be on site with a snowbike and the new 2018 Arctic Cat demo, Ascent Helicopters will have the heli on site to show us all how to safely sling up our sleds in the event of evacuation AND MUCH MORE! Huge thanks to all our local rescue resources for pulling together to make this happen: come on out to show your support for everything they do to keep sledders safe in the Elk Valley!

All trail day pass funds collected at the Morrissey and Coal Creek trailheads on Feb 26th will be doanted to CARDA, Fernie Search and Rescue, and Avalanche Canada.

 

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Date:
February 26, 2017
Time:
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
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