Avalanche Survival Class Tonight in Billings
For the last four years, this being the fifth year you can for free take part in Avalanche safety seminars.January 7th was the Avalanche Safety Talk and tonight is the Wilderness First Aid class at Hi Mountain Recreation at 141 Moore Lane in Billings.
The class is free and will be held from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. St. Vincent Healthcare will present hands-on scenarios illustrating care of common injuries in the wilderness. The steps you will learn apply to hiking the back woods to skiing or snowboarding at Red Lodge Mountain.
Dinner will be provided by Hi Tech Motor Sports and you can be part of the ABS Avalanche System by Ortovox raffle. There will also be a silent auction to benefit Families For Outdoor Recreation.
Find out about the Snowmobiler Intro to Avalanches Field Courses too. Those will be held January 22nd and 23rd at Hi Tech Motor Sports on Frontage Road, and the field course will be January 26th in Cooke City. Contact Sue for more information, 406-697-3023.