Mazama Ridge (Mount Rainier)


Backcountry Ski/Snowboard - Mazama Ridge (Mount Rainier)

Come Ski with me......yippppeeee.

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  • Sun, Mar 13, 2016
  • Everett Nordic Skiing Program
  • Backcountry Skiing, Snowshoeing
  • Intermediate
  • 20-30 Somethings, Adults
  • Moderate, M1 Intremediate Ski
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 6.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,000 ft

0630 TBD.  Thinking Ravenna if that works for folks.  I live in Lake City so could meet little further north.



Looks little wet at lower elevations, so heading higher and check out slopes up at Paradise.  Maybe Edith Basin or check out conditions on Mazama.  Any tour and some turns are good.


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
  • 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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