Backcountry Safety Awareness Week: Get the Gear

Lake Tahoe Community College

S Lake Tahoe, CA 96150

Tahoe Backcountry Safety Awareness Week continues, with lots of informational videos and great advice and tips from some of our area's best-known backcountry experts and athletes available - for free! 

For Tuesday: Traveling in the backcountry requires a unique set of safety equipment. Today you’ll get an overview of why you need this gear, what you need, and where you can learn how to use it properly. You'll also get etiquette tips from the Tahoe Backcountry Alliance and Alpenglow Expeditions. These tips are essential to know so that everyone can have the best experience possible in the backcountry.

To explore this content, visit the official Tahoe Backcountry Safety Awareness Week website!

While you're there, don't forget to register for Thursday evening's live Q&A Athlete Summit featuring Michelle Parker, Jeremy Jones, Elyse Saugstad, Cody Townsend, and Amie Engerbretson! Register, and you can also submit your questions and get them answered by the pros.

Tuesday, 15 December, 2020


Dr. Clinton Culp, LTCC Wilderness Ed. program

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