2018 Backcountry BasecampDate: Sat Mar 03, 2018 to Sun Mar 04, 2018
Time: 9 AM - 4 PM
As they travel throughout the country spreading safety and stoke, join the editors of Backcountry Magazine, alongside guides, forecasters, AIARE instructors and gear experts for a resort-based showcase of all things backcountry—including demos, avalanche education, guided tours and a huge raffle. This winter is all about getting farther out and back safely.
Join our fourth BASECAMP stop at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort on March 3 and 4, 2018.
We’ll have ski and board demos, educational workshops and tons of new gear to check out. Jackson Hole Guides will be on site leading tours through the resort’s gates.
Backcountry Basecamp Schedule of Events
Jackson Hole Mountain Resort, March 3 and 4, 2018
Meeting place for all events is the Basecamp Yurt next to the Bridger Center
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS (SAT & SUN):
9:00 AM: Avalanche Forecast and Discussion
9:30 AM: Guided tour departs with Jackson Hole Guides
11:00 AM: How to perform a beacon search
1:00 PM: Guided tour departs with Jackson Hole Guides
2:00 PM: Identifying Snow Red Flags
3:00 PM: How to perform a beacon search
5:00 PM (Saturday Only): Raffle and party at the Alpenhof to benefit Teton County Search and Rescue
About Backcountry Magazine: For more than 20 years, Backcountry Magazine has been dedicated to not just fueling stoke but to empowering skiers and snowboarders to travel safely in the backcountry. In each issue, you’ll find more than amazing stories and photographs from around the untracked world—you’ll also find educational pieces and the latest on gear and technology.