Intermediate Snowshoe Field Trip (Ice Ax)

Field trip: Intermediate Snowshoeing

Intermediate Snowshoe Field Trip (Ice Ax) - Skyline Ridge & Tye Peak

Field trip for the Foothills Backcountry Snowshoeing Skills course. Completion of one field trip is required for graduation from the course.

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  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 4.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,200 ft

Brickyard park-and-ride, 15530 Juanita Woodinville Way NE, Bothell, WA 98011,   6:00 AM

Backcountry Snowshoeing Skills field trip to Skyline Lake and Ridge.


Skyline Ridge & Tye Peak

  • Green Trails Benchmark Mtn No. 144

    Green Trails Stevens Pass No. 176

    Green Trails Alpine Lakes West (Stevens Pass) No. 176S
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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

In addition to everything needed to successfully complete the Basic Snowshoeing course, students will need to have an ice axe, helmet, and possibly a larger pack. The avalanche, navigation and first aid courses will also have their own equipment requirements.

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