This post by WildSnow.com blogger Lou Dawson
Regional — but showing our Colorado colors. All Colorado readers, here are some options for CAIC (Colorado Avalanche Information Center) fundraisers:
Thu Nov 15 5pm – 6pm MST at Dos Gringos here in WildSnow’s hometown of Carbondale.
Sat, November 10 th, 2 Breckenridge Riverwalk Center
Attend either one or both. Good parties. Meet partners for winter adventures. Keep our avy info center funded!
Lisa and I will be at the Dos Gringos event for sure.
Posted by Lou Dawson on November 7, 2012 | Filed Under News Backcountry
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