Field Trip (Saturday)

Field trip: AIARE 1 Avalanche Course for Skiers and Splitboarders

Field Trip (Saturday) - Gold Creek Basin

This is the Saturday of a full weekend long field trip.

  • Easy/Moderate
  • Casual
  • Mileage: 2.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 500 ft

Meet at the Gold Greek sno-park. Sno-park parking pass required.


Gold Creek Basin

  • Green Trails Snoqualmie Pass Gateway No. 207S

    Green Trails Snoqualmie Pass No. 207

    USGS Chikamin Peak

    USGS Snoqualmie Pass
  • See full route/place details.
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • Either backcountry skis OR splitboard
  • Skins which fit your skis/splitboard
  • A metal shovel designed for avalanche rescue (no plastic shovels)
  • A full length avalanche probe (Minimum length of  270cm)
  • An avalanche beacon (3 antenna beacons are required)
  • Clothes suitable both for standing around and getting exercise outdoors all day in possibly cold, windy, snowy or even rainy conditions
  • Winter 10 Essentials
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