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.
  • 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

Seattle MAC - Snow 1 - Stevens Pass Ski Area

Youth Youth activity: Mountaineers Adventure Club
The first snow skills field trip for MAC. Covering glacier travel basics - ice-ax self
Sat, Apr 17, 2021 - Sun, Apr 18, 2021
0 participants
Registration closes Apr 15
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 15, 2021 - Sun, May 16, 2021
No Prerequisites
1 participant on waitlist
Registration closes May 13
Everett Branch
Trip Reports

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  • Stevens Pass Backcountry
  • Stevens Pass Sidecountry

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