Sweetwater Snowpokes Host Avalanche Awareness Class


ROCK SPRINGS — The Sweetwater Snowpokes are hosting an avalanche awareness class for anyone who snowboards, skis, snowmobiles, or snowshoes.

The class will be in two sessions, a classroom portion on December 1 and a field session on December 2.

The classroom session will start at 6 pm on December 1 at Western Wyoming Community College, Rm 1005. Bring your probe, beacon with fresh batteries, and shovel to practice with in the classroom.

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The field session will be on December 2. The time and location will be announced at the classroom session.

There will be an instructor from the Bridger-Teton Avalanche Center. The class is free.

For more information, visit the Sweetwater Snowpokes Facebook page or email snowpokes@yahoo.com.