Stevens Pass Ski Area

Home to groomed resort skiing and access to some fantastic backcountry ski routes. In late winter and early spring the slopes are perfect training grounds for practicing ice axe arrest and other snow travel techniques.

Getting there

Drive SR-2 to Stevens Pass (4,000 ft). There are parking lots on the east and west sides of the pass.


information for LEADERS

scheduling & permits

  • If you are scheduling a course field trip, please use the summary section of your activity to note where you will be located within this larger ski area, and contact our Member Services Team to confirm the field trip and any permitting regulations.
  • If you are scheduling this as a non-course related activity, please limit your group size to 12 people.
  • This route/place should only be used for activities that will be conducted inside the ski area boundary and lift-accessible backcountry. Please use nearby Routes & Places like Grace Lakes, Skyline Ridge & Type Peak, and Yodelin if you plan to go there.
  • The Mountaineers Stevens Lodge is currently closed to members, guests, and the public because of COVID-19 restrictions. Please check our Stevens Lodge web page for updates and more info.
  • Elevation Gain: 2,000 ft
  • 5,800 ft
  • Land Manager: Stevens Pass Mountain Resort
  • Parking Permit Required: None
  • Recommended Party Size: 12
  • Maximum Party Size: 100
  • Maximum Route/Place Capacity: 100
  • USGS Stevens Pass
  • USGS Labyrinth Mtn
  • Green Trails Stevens Pass No. 176
  • Green Trails Alpine Lakes West (Stevens Pass) No. 176S

Upcoming Activities

Field Trip #3 - Stevens Pass Backcountry

Backcountry Skiing Field trip: Backcountry Ski & Snowboard Course
Third field trip for the Backcountry Ski and Snowboard Course
Difficulty: M1-M2 Intermediate-Advanced Ski
Sat, Mar 18, 2023
No Prerequisites
1 participant 1 instructor on waitlist
Registration closes Mar 12
Everett Branch

Snow Skills - Stevens Pass Ski Area

Scrambling Field trip: Compressed Alpine Scrambling Course
This is the Snow Field Trip Associated with Compressed Alpine Scramble Course
Sun, May 7, 2023
No Prerequisites
18 participants 2 instructors
Registration opens Apr 14; Instructor registration open now
Seattle Branch

Basic Climbing - Snow 1 Field Trip - Stevens Pass Ski Area

Climbing Field trip: Basic Climbing Course
Basic Climbing Course Snow 1 FT
Sat, May 13, 2023 - Sun, May 14, 2023
No Prerequisites
1 participant 6 instructors on waitlist
Registration closes May 11
Everett Branch
Trip Reports

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  • Stevens Pass Backcountry
  • Stevens Pass Sidecountry

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