Big mountain ski legend Dean Cummings’ Washington State Tour continues onto Mission Ridge Thurs. and Fri., Jan 2-3, and Stevens Pass on Sat. and Sun., Jan. 4-5. Stop by to meet Dean and check out his full fleet of 2014 H2O Outdoor Gear Skis which will be available to demo at no cost from 9am to 4pm. This is an opportunity for Washington skiers, snowboarders, and other mountain travelers to not only try out the latest gear but also ski with the legend while learning his Steep Life Protocols -an approach to staying safer in the mountains and avoiding avalanches through practical terrain management. Dean developed the Steep Life Protocols during his last 24 years of guiding in the Chugach Range of Alaska, Wasatch Range of Utah, and Andes Mountains of South America, and pioneering thousands of first descents in mountains all over the world. Steep Life Protocols empowers skiers and snowboarders of all abilities to elevate their skills to a higher level and take control of their destinies in mountain environments. Be sure to also join Dean as he continues his Washington tour with Steep Life Protocol presentations and “Chugach” Film Screenings at the Wenatchee Pybus Public Market on Jan. 3, 5:30-9pm, and Leavenworth Mountain Sports in Leavenworth on Jan. 4, 7-9pm.
Events presented by H2O Guides • H2O Outdoor Gear • The Snow Troopers • Mission Ridge Ski & Board Resort, Stevens Pass Mountain Resort, Leavenworth Mountain Sports.