Whitebark pine, ski touring course offered

2013-03-01T11:18:00Z 2013-03-01T15:00:04Z Whitebark pine, ski touring course offered The Billings Gazette
March 01, 2013 11:18 am

A three day guided and catered educational tour on whitebark pine and safe travel in avalanche country will be held in Cooke City March 8-10 at the Woody Creek Cabin.

The cost is $450 and includes backcountry skiing guided by Ben Zavora of Beartooth Powder Guides and a class taught by Jesse Logan, one of the world's leading experts on the mountain pine beetle and its effects on whitebark forests.

For more information or to sign up contact Beartooth Powder Guides at 406-838-2097 or email info@beartoothpowder.com.

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