December 10, 2013 · 7:00 PM
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Backcountry travel in the winter can open up whole new horizons for exploring the outdoors. But it can also expose you to new hazards. Come to this clinic to learn about skills and gear to stay safe in case something unexpected happens while you are out playing in the snow. Matt Bradley will talk about skills to make a fire and build a shelter in the snow. He will also give a few basic pointers about avalanche avoidance. Finally, he will talk about the basics of going prepared when traveling in the winter backcountry. Matt Bradley is an avid hiker, ultralight backpacker, traditional skills instructor, and student of nature. He is also Co-Founder of Whole Earth Nature School in Eugene.
Contact: Matt Howell - (541)[masked]