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OUTDOORS Juneau Empire Like a pilot knows their instruments and diligently conducts safety checks, a skier too should know the ways of the wilderness and the gear that will keep them safe.

Cultivating the savvy skier

Eaglecrest Ski Patroller Chris Eckel talks with Juneau Ski Club athlete Ronan Davies, 12, about how to stay oriented on the mountain during a Mountain Savvy workshop held Wednesday. Here, Eckel outlined the importance of carrying a compass, especially when low visibilty conditions exist.
Abby Lowell / Juneau Empire
Eaglecrest Ski Patroller Chris Eckel talks with Juneau Ski Club athlete Ronan Davies, 12, about how to stay oriented on the mountain during a Mountain Savvy workshop held Wednesday. Here, Eckel outlined the importance of carrying a compass, especially when low visibilty conditions exist.
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