Truckee, CA January 5, 2018 – Tahoe Mountain Sports (TMS) invites you to join them for an evening of avalanche education and hands on learning. Are you curious about all the gear you need to go backcountry skiing or want to learn about the newest gear? Do you wonder where to get information on backcountry and avalanche conditions? Then you won’t want to miss this event!
Join us for a Backcountry Gear Tech Talk and learn about the different types of gear you can use for everything from everyday adventures to emergency situations including Ortovox Avabag, new avalanche probes, Garmin Inreach devices, GPS watches, Jetforce packs and more. Bring your own gear that you have questions about or to learn advanced features.
What: Free Avalanche Education with Tahoe Mountain Sports and some of the best brands in the outdoor industry including: Ortovox, Mammut, Backcountry Access, Black Diamond and Garmin.
When: January 10, 2018 | doors open at 5 p.m. for beers, nachos and the best seating. Formal presentation starts at 6:30
Where: Alibi Ale Works – Truckee Public House – 10069 Bridge St, Truckee, California
Cost: Free
Best Part: A huge raffle benefiting Sierra Avalanche Center featuring 2 avalanche airbag packs worth over $700 and tons more prizes for all
Special Note: If you have a Mammut, BCA, Black Diamond or Pieps airbag pack, bring it as we will do a group deployment after the debate and fill all cylinders for free this night only.
Thanks to ORTOVOX, Tahoe Mountain School, Backcountry Access, Mammut, Garmin, Black Diamond and Alibi Ale Works for sponsoring this event!
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