Prival & DPS teamed up for a companion rescue workshop today at SnowPine Lodge. DPS skis were available for demo and attendees spent a few hours learning basic avalanche skills and practicing beacon search and other companion rescue skills and techniques.
Alta Ski Patrollers Dave and Jonathan, along with their trusty assistants Lucy and Banjo, selling $10 raffle tickets for the Backcountry Magazine Basecamp raffle, to be held next weekend, here at Alta. It's rumored that there will over $10,000 in raffle prizes. Look for Jonathan, David, Lucy and Banjo if you want raffle tickets. For more information on the 2017 Backcountry Basecamp at Alta, please visit: http://backcountrymagazine.com/backcountry-basecamp-2017/
GMD bartender Kate Pearce, demonstrating the proper snow stabbing powder skiing pole plant technique on the High Shoulder. If it doesn't look like you're trying to kill the snow, you aren't doing it right.