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Hikers

Winter Wonderland: The World of Snow

01/20/14 (Mon)

Trip
Seattle Naturalists


Brian Carpenter

7:30 am

Grady Way Park & Ride


Member: $5.00 / Non Member: $5.00
The fee will be collected by: Leader
Cancellation and Refund Policy

Come learn about the amazing world of snow at Mt. Rainier. Snow is fascinating stuff and anything but static. We will start our day at Longmire with a short walk around the meadow and hotsprings, where we will learn about how snow is formed, how it changes over time and what causes avalanches. Then we will head up to Paradise for lunch and a demonstration snowpit where you can get up close and personal with the snowpack. In the afternoon we are scheduled for a 2-hour ranger-lead snowshoe wal... More

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