Telluride Backcountry Chats Winter Kickoff

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Wilkinson Public Library
Program Room

Event Details

Come join for the first Telluride Backcountry Chat of the 2021/22 winter season!  
Want to learn more about snowpack, snow science, safety in the backcountry, and more? Whether you're a seasoned backcountry skier or totally new, a resort or backcountry skier, hiker, ice climber, cross-country skier, or none of the above, new to the region or a longtime local, these chats will have excellent information for you. December's featured speakers are Becs Hodgetts, the Southern Mountains Lead Forecaster for the CAIC, Jon Tukman, Snow Safety Manager of Telluride Ski Patrol, and Jeremy Yanko, CAIC North San Juan Zone forecaster, covering local & regional snowpack & early winter safety.

Telluride Backcountry Chats are brought to you by the Peter Inglis Avalanche Education Fund, the Telluride Mountain Club, Mountain Trip, Telluride Mountain Guides, San Juan Outdoor Adventures, and Telluride Helitrax. 

Event Type(s): WPL Programs
Age Group(s): Adult