Boulder Realtor Reports on Upcoming Outdoor Activities

It can’t be all about real estate so I’m thinking this is a good time for this Boulder Realtor to give you a little heads up about a few things coming soon that might be worth your attention since you live and love the outdoor oriented Boulder lifestyle.

Free Survival Skills Clinic

rei_logo.gifThe Cottonwood Institute is hosting a serices of Survival Skills Clinics which allow you to participate in an interactive survuival scanario. (can you say Survirorman meets Man vs. Wild?) Learn about survival priorities, tips, strategies and techniques. Even find out how to make your own personal survival kit.

7pm Jan 8th 2008 at REI, 1789 28th St.

There’s no fee and donations are welcome.

Ski Tuning Clinic
You don’t know what to do with your skis now that you’ve run over rocks and put neat little gouges in the bottom of your snowboard that makes it look like CanyonLands? Thinking it’s time to stop hunting for Zardoz Notwax and realize that your sintered base needs a real tune-up?Check out the free clinic at Aline Base & Edge and learn basics of snowboard, aline and telemark ski tuning techniques. Everything from base repair to edge sharpening and hot waxing.aline-base-edge.gif6pm Jan 8 2008 at Aline Base and Edge, 1719 15th St.Free.

Colorado Mountain Club OrientationThinking about joining a club to gather with fellow outdoor enthusiasts? This might be the trick for you.cmc-logo.jpgThe CMC is hosting an orientation for prospective members to share info on hiking, camping, peak bagging, rock climbing, show shoeing and cross-country skiing.

7am Jan 16 2008 at Colorado Mountain Club, 633 S. BroadwayFree

Intro to Ice Climbing for Womenwomen-wilderness.jpgWhether you’re new to the sport of Ice Climbing or just considering the idea and want to check out the ins and outs of it, I hear this clinic put on by REI will get you in touch with the equipment, safety issues, and the techniques for climing the frozen stuff that will maximize the physical advantages of women. The clinic is taught by staff of the Women’s Wilderness Institute.7pm Jan 10 2008 at REI Denver, 1789 28th St. (Denver!)Free.


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