Avalanche Awareness Night

Presented by Skinny Skis

Skinny Skis presents a night of Outdoor Education in support of Teton County Search and Rescue at The Center!


This annual event will feature presentations that focus on:

  • Condition Orange: Risk Assessment and Situational Awareness in Avalanche Terrain
  • The Early Season Snowpack
  • Teton Pass Update and Considerations
  • New Developments with the Lab and Hotline
  • A Review of JHMR background gate statistics and BC Zero programs (#dontknowdontgo)
  • "The Winter Forecast"

Keynote Speaker: David Page

David is a national award-winning journalist and senior correspondent for Powder Magazine based in Mammoth Lakes, in the heart of California’s High Sierra. His multimedia series on decision-making in avalanche terrain, The Human Factor, garnered two consecutive Maggies and was nominated for a National Magazine Award.


Presenters:

Sarah Carpenter, American Avalanche Institute

Jay Pistono, Teton Pass Ambassador

Mike Rheam, Bridger-Teton Avalanche Forecast Center

AJ Wheeler, MD, Teton County Search and Rescue

Jamie Yount, Meteorologist and Avalanche Technician, WYDOT



The Center

240 S. Glenwood St.
PO Box 860
Jackson, WY 83001
Teton County Reduce, Reuse, Recycle Business Leader

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