Posts Tagged: avalanche safety

Upcoming Events

Ladies – Hope you all had a fabulous holiday season and are enjoying the New Year! Just wanted to update everyone on our upcoming events here in the Rockies. February 6th – 9th: SheJumps AIARE Women’s Level 2 Avalanche Course in Pagosa Springs, Colorado, Facebook Event Page February 20th – 22nd: SheJumps AIARE Level 1 Avalanche… Read more »

One-Day Introduction to Avalanche Safety for Women in Bend, OR

SheJumps is excited to offer a one-day Introduction to Avalanche Safety course for women in partnership with Oregon Ski Guides on Saturday, February 21st! This course is the intermediary step between basic avalanche awareness evenings like the one that SheJumps offers annually in Bend, and a multi-day Level 1 course. This AIARE-developed course is designed for skiers/riders… Read more »

Avalanche Awareness Evenings for Women in Bend, OR

For the second year in a row, SheJumps and the Central Oregon Avalanche Association (COAA) teamed up to bring a Know Before You Go avalanche awareness evening to the ladies of central Oregon. Last year’s inaugural event, held in downtown Bend at Crow’s Feet Commons, exceeded everyone’s expectations. The house was packed! Women with hugely… Read more »

Wax, Wine and Avy Awareness – Recap

The mountains might not be open but we are getting avy educated here in the Northwest!  Over 25 ladies showed up to Backcountry Essentials in Bellingham on December 11th to wax their gear and listen to an avalanche awareness talk by NWAC.  Once the gear was smooth we went upstairs for an hour of important (yet funny!)… Read more »

NWAC Avalanche Awareness Class – Recap

Wooo! The evening of December 2nd at evo in Seattle we had our first Avalanche Awareness class presented by NWAC and it was such a success that we are offering another one on January 6th, 2015! The class was full of eager to learn ladies. For many, this was a refresher but for over half of the… Read more »

NWAC Avalanche Awareness Class – evo Seattle

On January 6th, 2015, take a night to enjoy some refreshments with other rad ladies at evo Seattle for an AIARE Avalanche Awareness class from the Northwest Avalanche Center! This event is FREE and no backcountry or avalanche education necessary. All partcipants receive a 10% off coupon for their next evo visit and purchases from the… Read more »

Avalanche Awareness for Women in Bend, OR

SheJumps.org and Central Oregon Avalanche Association are excited to offer an avalanche awareness evening for women, taught by Mt Bachelor ski patroller Betsy Norsen! See the destructive power of avalanches, how people get in trouble, and the basics of how to avoid them, all through the eyes of avalanche professionals, pro athletes, accident victims and rescuers,… Read more »

SheJumps Avalanche 1 Course in Idaho

SheJumps has partnered with Sun Valley Trekking to offer a women’s only Avalanche 1 certification course at the end of February!  The course will take place over a 3 day 2 night hut trip in the Tornak Hut in Idaho’s Smoky Mountains. This is a great opportunity to receive your level 1 certification and take… Read more »