New Hampshire Region and Eastern Division NSP has opened registration for students looking for Level 1 Avalanche Rescuer certification. Every year the two organization team up to take 18 students up to Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines for the three day intensive Avalanche Level 1 Rescuer course. The lead instructor, Eric Zaharee, a longtime member of the Mt. Washington Volunteer Ski Patrol, is joined by the Eastern Division Avalanche staff and given the mission to promote save travel over hazardous snow covered mountain terrain. This course is meant for the general skiing public who frequent back country skiing terrain found around the White Mountains. NSP members are offered a discount for attending. The course runs from March 17th through the 19th, details can be found on the Calendar, or follow this link to: Mt. Washington Avalanche Level 1 Course…
It was a darker than normal night as I headed out at 4am, what happened to the stars? As I climbed into the boat for my water commute to the car, I realized what was going on. The clear skies had led … Continue reading
Eastern Snow Science Avalanche Workshop is filling up fast! Space is limited, secure your spot by going to ESSAW Event page. . .
Our great state of New Hampshire is lucky enough to be a center for avalanche sciences on the east coast of North America. For those interested in exploring snow sciences and additional training in avalanche awareness, this one day seminar is a … Continue reading