https://www.cnfaic.org/event/cnfaic-observer-training-day/ Join CNFAIC forecasters in the field to discuss how to COLLECT, RECORD, and SUBMIT snow and avalanche observations to your avalanche center. This is an opportunity to snowmachine in the backcountry with CNFAIC staff and ask any burning questions you might have about avalanches, forecasting, Chugach National Forest, etc. Prerequisite: Ability to ride
Turnagain Pass, Johnson Pass, Snug Harbor, Carter Lake, Resurrection Trail, Summit Lake, and Snow River are open for motorized use.
Placer river, 20 mile, and Lost Lake remain closed due to shallow snow cover. These areas will be evaluated as conditions improve.
12/3 – Avalanche Rescue. Alaska Avalanche School classroom.
12/10 – Human Factors and Decision Making. Girdwood Ranger station.
12/17 – Snowpack and Mountain Weather. Alaska Avalanche School Classroom.
All topics begin at 630 pm and will last about 90 minutes.
Cost – Free!
Planning Meeting New Dates!
Girdwood & Whittier combo meeting:
Wednesday November 13, 6:00-9:00 pm
Girdwood Community Center
Anchorage: Wednesday, November 20, 6:00-9:00 pm
Chugach National Forest 161 E. 1st Avenue, Door 8
Click above link for more information