Women's Mount Evans Snowshoes and Brews!
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About the Event
Snowshoeing can be a fun new way to explore your world and a great hobby to keep you active throughout the winter. Join this epic, women's only snowshoe adventure in the heart of the Rocky Mountains with Life's 2 Short Fitness and Switchback Chics! In this scenic snowshoe hike explore a winter wonderland around Echo lake beneath the iconic snow capped peak of Mount Evans. Afterwards join the group for lunch and brews at an Evergreen brewery! Fee includes: - Snowshoe + pole rentals (if you need them) - Carpool coordination - Pre-hike clinic - Resources* + photo digital photo album We kick off each with a short clinic where we will discuss: - Techniques for snowshoeing in all types of conditions and terrain - How to efficently use your poles - How to asses terrain and avalanche safety * Resources include: - Info on what type of snowshoes you need (size, fit and for different types of terrain) - What to wear/pack (checklist prior to hike) - Recommendations for the best places to go on your own Your guides: Our leaders have years of backcountry winter hiking and mountaineering experience and are certified in Wilderness First Aid and Avalanche Awareness/safety and rescue Each hike will have 1-2 trailblazers, women who have experience snowshoeing who will help set different pace groups to ensure a safe and enjoyable experience for all levels! No refunds! As these events are wildly popular and sell out quickly we cannot allow refunds after 2/14 for any reason