Snoqualmie Summit Ski Areas

In the winter there is 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. Area includes Summit West, Summit Central, and Summit East.

GETTING THERE

Take I-90 to the  Snoqualmie Pass area. Summit West is located off exit 52, Summit Central is located off exit 53, and Summit East is located off exit 54.

Information for LEADERS

scheduling & permits

  • If you are scheduling a course field trip, please choose an alternate title to note where you will be located within the larger ski area—Summit West, Summit Central, or Summit Eastand 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.
  • If you interested in leading a backcountry ski trip for Alpental specifically please use this Alpental listing. If you are leading a course and you see that someone has scheduled something for Alpental please touch base with them to ensure that we are minimizing our footprint by keeping in small groups in different areas.
  • Elevation Gain: 800 ft
  • 3,800 ft
  • Land Manager: The Summit at Snoqualmie
  • Parking Permit Required: None
  • Recommended Party Size: 12
  • Maximum Party Size: 100
Map
  • Green Trails Snoqualmie Pass No. 207
  • Green Trails Snoqualmie Pass Gateway No. 207S
  • USGS Snoqualmie Pass
Activities

Upcoming Activities



Adventure Club - Avalanche Awareness Program - Snoqualmie Summit Ski Areas

Youth & Avalanche Safety Youth activity: Mountaineers Adventure Club
NWAC presents about avalanche awareness for MAC (Note this is not a Level 1 course).
Sat, Feb 16, 2019
Prerequisites
25 participants 10 chaperones
Registration closes Feb 14
Seattle Branch
Carl Marrs
Qualified Youth Leader

Seattle Basic Field Trip #4 - Snow Travel, and Crevasse Rescue - Snoqualmie Summit Ski Areas

Climbing Field trip: Basic Alpine Climbing Course
Basic Field Trip #4 - Snow Travel w/ Ice Axe and Crampons including self-arrest, and
Sat, Apr 27, 2019
No Prerequisites
50 participants 7 instructors
Registration closes Apr 25
Seattle Branch

Seattle Basic Field Trip #4 - Snow Travel, and Crevasse Rescue - Snoqualmie Summit Ski Areas

Climbing Field trip: Basic Alpine Climbing Course
Basic Field Trip #4 - Snow Travel w/ Ice Axe and Crampons including self-arrest, and
Sun, Apr 28, 2019
No Prerequisites
50 participants 10 instructors
Registration closes Apr 26
Seattle Branch

Seattle Basic Field Trip #4 - Snow Travel, and Crevasse Rescue - Snoqualmie Summit Ski Areas

Climbing Field trip: Basic Alpine Climbing Course
Basic Field Trip #4 - Snow Travel w/ Ice Axe and Crampons including self-arrest, and
Sat, May 4, 2019
No Prerequisites
50 participants 12 instructors
Registration closes May 2
Seattle Branch

Snow Skills - Snoqualmie Summit West

Scrambling Field trip: Compressed Alpine Scrambling Course
This is the Snow Field Trip Associated with Compressed Alpine Scramble Course
Sat, May 11, 2019
No Prerequisites
17 participants
Registration closes May 9
Foothills Branch
Trip Reports
Titles

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  • Snoqualmie Summit West
  • Snoqualmie Summit Central
  • Snoqualmie Summit East
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