Backcountry Ski/Snowboard - Mount Baker Ski Area


Backcountry Ski/Snowboard - Mount Baker Ski Area

Come join the Foothills Ski & Mountaineering annual Spring Fling held this year Friday May 26th –Monday the 29th at the Mt. Baker Ski Lodge.

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.
  • Fri, May 26, 2017 — Mon, May 29, 2017
  • Baker Lodge
  • Backcountry Skiing
  • Adults
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)
  • Elevation Gain: 1,500 ft

Come join the Foothills Ski & Mountaineering annual Spring Fling held this year Friday May 26th  –Monday the 29th at the Mt. Baker Ski Lodge. Several experienced ski trip leaders will be present to team with recent ski & snowboarding students and non-students to realize backcountry trips with-in the Baker Lodge area (this is a participating, not a teaching event).  Evenings at the Baker lodge will provide an open forum sharing stories and photos of your winter adventures with others. Register for accommodations at Baker Lodge with the link below:

 You may choose to participate all three days, two days or only one day depending on your schedule. For more information please contact Thomas Jolley at





Mount Baker Ski Area

  • Green Trails Mt Shuksan No. 14

    Green Trails Mount Baker Wilderness Climbing No. 13SX

    USGS Shuksan Arm
  • 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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