Bend Snow & Avalanche Workshop

Saturday, 11/9/2019 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Coats Campus Center, Wille Hall

The Bend Snow & Avalanche Workshop, presented by Mt. Bachelor, is the second annual gathering of snow and avalanche experts in Central Oregon. Join the Central Oregon Avalanche Center on the COCC campus for a full day of speakers from around the country touching on topics from decision-making to traveling safely through the backcountry to snow science and human factors. Presentations will benefit all experience levels and attendees will gain new tools and knowledge beneficial to traveling safely and having fun in the backcountry. Visit page for details and tickets; free to COCC students.

Mt. Bachelor, Black Diamond, Oregon Ski Guides, Mountain Supply, Cascade Snowbike, Backcountry Babes, Adventure Data, Association of Pro Patrollers, American Avalanche Association, Dynafit, Pomoca and Ortovox will have booths displaying their wares and information.

In advance of college events, persons needing accommodation or transportation because of a physical or mobility disability, contact Joe Viola at 541-383-7775. For accommodation because of other disability such as hearing impairment, contact Disability Services at 541-383-7583.

Snow and Avalanche workshop