Check out the upcoming events we've got planned for December and January at the Mountain Shop in Fort Collins. Slide over to www.themountainshop.com
for more events.
Also swing by and check out our backcountry selection. We've got gear from K2, Black Diamond, Volkl, Rossignol, Voile, Garmont, and more. The new G3 skis will be here soon!
Happy skiing and riding,
December 2 Thursday 7pm
THE BOLIVIAN ANDES SLIDESHOW
Culture and high altitude climbing from the capital of La Paz to Huayna Potosi with Mark Cantor from Trango.
Come experience Bolivia from the merchants and restaurants to classic climbs in the Condorriri group and on Huayna Potosi.
Mountain Shop. 970-493-5720.
December 4 2004 Saturday
LUNCH VIDEO MAGAZINE #14 PREMIERE.
Sponsored by The Mountain Shop and Coloradokayaking.com.
Enjoy the latest paddling video from LVM.
At Mugs Underground. Call 970-472-6847.
December 7 2004 Tuesday 7pm
THE AVALANCHE AWARENESS SLIDE SHOW
With national "Avy Guru" Knox Williams, Director of the CAIC.
A must see for winter backcountry travelers! Join us for this
free slide show and discussion on avalanche awareness.
Get your seats early! Mountain Shop. 970-493-5720.
December 11 2004 Saturday 9am-12pm
AVALANCHE BEACON WORKSHOP
Join representatives from Ortovox and The Mountain Shop in a hands-on demo of their latest beacons.
For first-time beacon users to seasoned veterans.
Learn how to search from start to finish.
FREE! Meet at the Mountain Shop. Call 970-493-5720.
January 18 Tuesday 7pm
PLANET GRANITE: ALPINE ADVENTURES FROM AROUND THE WORLD
A Slideshow by Canadian alpinist Sean Isaac
A collection of cutting-edge first ascents and insight into the rich and unique cultures of exotic destinations,
including the Canadian Arctic, Alaska, Peru, Pakistan, Patagonia and Kyrgyzstan.
Join Sean for tales of multi-week big wall epics on stormy towers, hard mixed climbing on icy faces, and splitter hand cracks on high altitude spires.
$5 per person. Mountain Shop. 970-493-5720.
January 19 Wed 6pm-9pm & January 22 Sat OR January 23 Sun All Day
2005 CAIC AVALANCHE SEMINAR
Presented by the Mountain Shop.
Join Colorado's avalanche experts, including Knox Williams,
in this invaluable, affordable classroom and field study.
Learn snow science, terrain evaluation, and route finding in this short course setting.
Just $40 covers classroom and field sessions.
Preregistration required at the Mountain Shop. Call 970-493-5720.