Baker Lodge Fall Work Party
Event ID: 35862
Lodge Dates:10/04/13 through 10/05/13
Lodge Host: Becky Jean Morgan
The Fall Work Weekend is when volunteers prepare the Mount Baker Mountaineer Lodge for the following year. Jobs to be done include a deep cleaning, moving to the new pantry, and stocking up on non- perishable food. Anyone is welcome if you desire to help the Mount Baker Mountaineer Committee in this task and at no charge. Register by calling the clubhouse (206) 521-6001 or through on line registration. The lodge usually is open by 7 or 8 p.m. on Fridays. Call the hosts listed above if you want a more specific time of opening. Trail lights from the parking lot to the lodge are on until 10:30 each night. Each person should bring a sleeping bag, personal gear, and a flashlight and/or headlamp plus a towel for the shower. Meals provided are breakfast Saturday and Sunday, lunch on Saturday and Sunday and dinner on Saturday. Drive north on I-5 to Bellingham, and take exit 255, the Mt. Baker Highway. Drive east on SR 542 about 54 miles to the ski area. At the junction in front of the Firs Lodge turn right onto the one-way loop road. The parking lot for the Mountaineer Lodge is on the right side of the road about 0.3 miles beyond the Firs. Driving time approximately 1 1/2 hours from Bellingham and 3 hours from Seattle.