Avalanche Awareness

Field trip: Basic Climbing Course

Avalanche Awareness - Mount Baker Ski Area

Learn the basics of assessing avalanche danger.

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  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)
  • Elevation Gain: 1,500 ft



students will earn:


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

Refer to the Bellingham Basic Mountianeering Course Handbook

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