Mazama Ridge (Mount Rainier)


Backcountry Ski/Snowboard - Mazama Ridge (Mount Rainier)

Mazama Ridge/M1 Route

COVID-19: Learn about our most up-to-date guidance for participants and leaders on our COVID-19 Response page. All participants and leaders must agree to the COVID-19 Code of Conduct before participating in this Mountaineers activity.
  • Sun, Mar 4, 2012
  • Seattle Skiing Committee
  • Backcountry Skiing
  • Intermediate
  • Adults
  • M1 Mountain 1 Ski
  • Mileage: 6.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,800 ft
9:30 AM at Longmire Parking Lot
This tour will be keyed to moderate-angled M-1 ascents and descents. Good tour for those getting started in back-country skiing or just looking for a moderate-paced scenic day. Participants should still have advanced basic or intermediate downhill skills. Mazama Ridge, East bowls and Reflection Lakes areas, depending on weather and avalanche conditions. AT or tele skis or splitboards, skins, as well as beacon, probe and shovel are required.

Mazama Ridge (Mount Rainier)

  • USGS Mt Rainier East

    Green Trails Mt Rainier East No. 270

    Green Trails Paradise No. 270S

    Green Trails Mount Rainier Wonderland No. 269SX
  • See full route/place details.
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials
Trip Reports