Alpental Ski Area


Backcountry Ski/Snowboard - Alpental Backcountry

Day trip in the Alpental backcountry. We will choose a suitable tour for the group and snow conditions

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  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 6.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,300 ft

Meet at upper Alpental parking lot, ready to go at 7am.  Alternative carpool  site at North Bend Safeway parking lot.

We will determine the tour specifics depending on the group desires and snow/avy conditions.  Possible tours: Snow Lake Divide, Wright Mountain, Snoqualmie Mountain, Scott Bowl.


Alpental Ski Area

  • Green Trails Snoqualmie Pass No. 207

    Green Trails Snoqualmie Pass Gateway No. 207S

    USGS Snoqualmie Pass
  • See full route/place details.
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Boots, skis/snowboard, poles
  • Climbing skins (or other method to travel uphill on snow)
  • Avalanche shovel (metal blade)
  • Avalanche beacon
  • Avalanche probe
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