Saturday Field Trip

Field trip: AIARE Level 1 Avalanche Course for Skiers and Splitboarders

Saturday Field Trip - Gold Creek Basin

FIELD TRIP - Saturday location for all students

COVID-19: Learn about our most up-to-date guidance for participants and leaders on our COVID-19 Response page. All participants and leaders must agree to the COVID-19 Code of Conduct before participating in this Mountaineers activity.
  • Easy/Moderate
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)
  • Mileage: 10.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 500 ft

Field Trip 1 - This is the Saturday location of the ONE weekend REQUIRED for completion of the Foothills AIARE 1 course. Attendance is mandatory to receive your AIARE certification and Mountaineers badge.

We will be splitting into 6 groups for this activity. The groups will be listed here once they have been confirmed.


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

skis with randonné bindings OR splitboard


beacon, shovel, probe

Winter 10 essentials

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