BIG HEART BIG HANDS

Big Heart Big Hands raises money for mountain rescue organizations, supports the awareness and implementation of mountain safety education, and assists with funding for those who have been rescued and their families.

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The organization is in memory of Jarod Wetherell, who passed away while hiking the Maroon Bells peaks outside of Aspen in October of 2014.

Big Heart Big Hands raises money for mountain rescue organizations, supports the awareness and implementation of mountain safety education, and assists with funding for those who have been rescued and their families.

UPCOMING EVENTS

 

1st Annual 3-day Backpacking Basics with Vail Mountain Guides

1st Annual 3-day Backpacking Basics with Vail Mountain Guides

August 19th - 21st

Join Vail Mountain Guides and Big Heart Big Hands for the 1st Annual Backpacking Basics Trip with two nights and three days of backcountry safety to gain experience in the field.

The program is designed to take you through backcountry mountain safety. You will learn to prepare for an excursion as well as gaining field experience. Sharpen your skills to ensure years of fun and safety in the backcountry.
Visit the Vail Mountain Guides event page for more information and to sign up. 

Backpacking Basics and BBQ with Vail Mountain Rescue II

Backpacking Basics and BBQ with Vail Mountain Rescue II

September 18th 2016

Come show your support for the second time this year and brush up your knowledge with Vail Mountain Rescue Group for our first “Intro to Hiking” gathering, and enjoy some delicious complementary food. We will be discussing hiking safety and basics, great for all ages and skill sets.

Location:
Vail Mountain Rescue
1055 Edwards Village Blvd, Edwards, Colorado 81632

Backpacking Basics + Intro to Avalanche Safety and BBQ with Vail Mountain Rescue

Backpacking Basics + Intro to Avalanche Safety and BBQ with Vail Mountain Rescue

October 16th 2016

Come show your support for the third time this year and brush up your knowledge with Vail Mountain Rescue Group for our first “Intro to Hiking and Avalanche Safety” gathering, and enjoy some delicious complementary food. We will be discussing hiking safety and basics, great for all ages and skill sets.

Location:
Vail Mountain Rescue
1055 Edwards Village Blvd, Edwards, Colorado 81632