Convention

OSSA’s 48th Convention

January 14-18, 2020 Joseph Oregon

Hosted by Wallowa County Gamblers

There will be beginner to advanced guided rides Tuesday through Saturday.  The Wallowa County Gamblers have promised us lots of snow!

Socializing every evening and a meet and greet pizza Friday night topped off by a delicious banquet Saturday evening.

  • Poker night after dinner on Thursday
  •  Pizza night on Friday evening
  •  Poker Run on Saturday

Note: 2020 Convention events are subject to change due to weather and snow conditions.  Also, our OSSA general membership meeting will be held on Friday this year.

All rides and trainings begin at Salt Creek Summit Sno-Park

TUESDAY, JANUARY 14TH
____ BEACON TRAINING 9AM $10/PERSON (DONATION TO WAC)
____ BEGINNER RIDE 10 AM- HELLS CANYON OVERLOOK
____ ADVANCED RIDER 9AM- FISH LAKE *FULL AVALANCHE GEAR REQUIRED-BEACON, SHOVEL, PROBE AND RADIO
DINNER AT 6PM SUGAR TIME BAKERY- catered dinner

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 15TH
___ COMPANION RESCUE TRAINING COURSE $75/PERSON (DONATION TO WAC)
___ BEGINNER RIDE 10 AM-MT HOWARD
___ ADVANCED RIDE 9 AM-RUSSELL MNT *FULL AVALANCHE GEAR REQUIRED-BEACON, SHOVEL, PROBE AND RADIO
DINNER AT 6PM EL BAJIO

THURSDAY, JANUARY 16TH
___ BEACON TRAINING 9 AM $10/PERSON (DONATION TO WAC)
___ BEGINNER RIDE 10 AM-HARLE BUTTE
___ ADVANCED RIDE 9 AM-SUGAR LOAF *FULL AVALANCHE GEAR REQUIRED-BEACON, SHOVEL, PROBE AND RADIO
DINNER AT 6PM CATERED AT THE ELKS LODGE ENTERPRISE
POKER – FOLLOWING DINNER

FRIDAY, JANUARY 17TH
___ 8am-12 pm GENERAL MEETING
LOCATION EAGLE’S VIEW INN AND SUITES CONFERENCE ROOM
___ 12PM-1PM CATERED LUNCH AVAILABLE IN CONFERENCE ROOM
___ 1pm-5pm BOARD MEETING
LOCATION EAGLE’S VIEW INN AND SUITES CONFERENCE ROOM
VENDORS ON MOUNTAIN AT SALT CREEK SUMMIT
10:00AM-2:00PM
___ BEGINNER RIDE 10 AM-JANE’S RIDGE
___ ADVANCED RIDE 9 AM-BLACKHORSE *FULL AVALANCHE GEAR REQUIRED-BEACON, SHOVEL, PROBE AND RADIO
DINNER 6PM Cloverleaf- PIZZA provided by Sno-Cat vendors

SATURDAY, JANUARY 18TH
___ 9AM POKER RUN (35MILE LOOP) SALT CREEK SUMMIT $5/HAND ($2500 PURSE)
___ CONVENTION BANQUET
SILENT AUCTION AND RAFFLES
PRIME RIB DINNER CATERED BY STUBBORN MULE $35/PLATE
LOCATION TBA

ACCOMMODATIONS:
EAGLE’S VIEW INN AND SUITES
541-426-2700
www.eaglesviewinnandsuites.com
AAA, AARP discounts available, Continental breakfast, indoor pool
$86 and up

PONDEROSA MOTEL
541-426-3186
www.theponderosamotel.com
AAA, AARP, military discounts available, continental breakfast
$90 and up

WILDERNESS INN
541-426-4535
www.wilderness-inn.com
Grab and Go breakfast
$76.86-$97.73

Indian Lodge Motel
541-432-2651
www.indianlodgemotel.com
$87.84

Wallowa Lake Vacation Rentals
800-709-2039
www.wallowalakevacationrentals.com

Sweatshirts and hats will be available for purchase

More information to come…