Foothills Branch Committees

Foothills Backcountry Skiing Committee

Foothills Backcountry Skiing Committee

Foothills Winter Programs are dedicated to bringing out the back country skier or boarder in everyone. We use a mix of traditional instruction and experiential education, and lots of fun to forge a memorable experience where you learn skills and techniques to become a safe and competent back country skier.

Foothills Backpacking Committee

Foothills Backpacking Committee

Join our committed group of backpacking enthusiasts as we build programs, support our dedicated leaders, and develop new leaders to support the growing Mountaineers backpacking community!

Foothills Events Committee

Foothills Events Committee

A branch Committee tasked with identifying, developing, planning, promoting a variety of special events for branch members and area non-members.

Foothills First Aid Committee

Foothills First Aid Committee

The First Aid committee for Foothills Branch develops and presents training programs for leaders and members in east-side communities to improve their ability to respond capably and confidently to emergency situations in the backcountry.

Foothills Hiking Committee

Foothills Hiking Committee

The Foothills Hiking Committee offers a broad array of hikes across the state and beyond, as well as courses to improve your safety, conditioning, and trail skills. In addition, the committee is dedicated to providing strong support, training, resources, and recognition for anyone who would like to broaden their leadership skills and 'give back' by becoming a hike leader!

Foothills Leadership Committee

Foothills Leadership Committee

Foothills Leadership Committee for developing and sponsoring outdoor leadership programs

Foothills Navigation Committee

Foothills Navigation Committee

Welcome to the Foothills Branch Navigation Commitee page! The Foothills Branch Navigation Committee organizes and delivers clinics and courses to help outdoor enthusiasts gain the skills and confidence to navigate on or off trails in the backcountry.

Foothills Scrambling Committee

Foothills Scrambling Committee

Alpine Scrambling is a mountaineering experience half-way between technical mountain climbing and strenuous hiking that takes you off-trail to a mountain summit.  In a single day trip, you might travel a traditional trail, an off-trail section through dense forest, an open meadow of flowers, a steep snow slope, a sheer rocky ridge line, and finally a serene summit with views extending across the Cascades.

Foothills Snowshoeing Committee

Foothills Snowshoeing Committee

The Foothills snowshoeing committee leads snowshoe trips throughout the winter season along with the Basic Snowshoeing Course and a Winter Camping Course.

Foothills Trail Maintenance Committee

This committee exists primarily to coordinate yearly, or on occasion, semiannual, stewardship activities under the Foothills umbrella. COMMITTEE CURRENTLY INACTIVE.

Foothills Trail Running Committee

Foothills Trail Running Committee

Interested or passionate about running? Whether you've never set a speedy foot on the trail or ran the last Rocky 100, join us in creating a community of outdoors lovers who have the pleasure of seeing a little more, a little faster!