Foothills Branch Upcoming Events

Upcoming Mountaineers events in the Foothills area (I-90 and I-405 corridors on the east side of Lake Washington).
Aug 15, 2022
06:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Zoom
Aug 17, 2022
06:00 PM to 08:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Foothills Trail Running Committee - Monthly Meeting

Keep our trail running community strong! Hour-long meeting for leaders to provide input, learn about upcoming events, and share opportunities - and your favorite runs!

Aug 18, 2022
06:00 PM to 07:00 PM
Zoom Video Presentation

Foothills Navigation Committee

Navigation Committee Meeting. Agenda TDB. ZOOM TBD.

Aug 23, 2022
07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Zoom
Aug 24, 2022
04:00 PM to 05:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Gear Grab End of Summer Sale

Join us for our next Gear Grab, open to members and non-members to buy and sell used gear.

Aug 29, 2022
06:00 PM to 08:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Basalt Columns, Cascade A, Cascade B, Goodman A, Goodman B, Goodman C

50-Year Member Luncheon 2022

This social gathering and celebration is specifically for Mountaineers Members who have reached Lifetime membership, celebrating over 50-years of membership with The Mountaineers or have been awarded an Honorary Membership by our Board of Directors. By invite only, this annual luncheon celebrates our legacy and honorary members with a hosted lunch.

Aug 31, 2022
11:00 AM to 03:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Cascade A, Cascade B, Goodman A, Goodman B, Goodman C, Goodman C: Ice Walls, Goodman C: Rock Walls

Foothills Branch Council Meeting

Review Branch business, activities, and finances.

Sep 06, 2022
07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Zoom Video
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

End of Summer Bash

Join us on September 15 for our End of Summer Bash hosted by REI. Adults 21 and over can enjoy a fun night of food, drinks, and music on the outdoor terrace at REI Seattle’s Flagship Store.

Sep 15, 2022
05:00 PM to 08:00 PM
REI Seattle Flagship Store
222 Yale Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109

Foothills Trail Running Committee - Monthly Meeting

Keep our trail running community strong! Hour-long meeting for leaders to provide input, learn about upcoming events, and share opportunities - and your favorite runs!

Sep 15, 2022
06:00 PM to 07:00 PM
Zoom Video Presentation

Foothills Climbapalooza

Fun filled weekend of hiking, scrambling, and climbing

Sep 16, 2022 12:00 PM to Sep 18, 2022 12:00 PM
Leavenworth
Sep 21, 2022
06:00 PM to 08:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Foothills Navigation Committee

Navigation Committee Meeting. Agenda TDB. ZOOM TBD.

Sep 27, 2022
07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Zoom
Sep 28, 2022
04:00 PM to 05:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

New Hike & Backpack Leader Seminar

Informational meeting for prospecting hike and backpack leaders.

Oct 03, 2022
06:30 PM to 09:00 PM
Tacoma Program Center
2302 N 30th St, Tacoma, WA 98403

Classroom

WALKING THE WILD - Hike Ireland's 111-mile Dingle Way with Sheri Goodwin!

Join Sheri Goodwin from Transformational Trekking for this Walking the Wild event featuring photos and trip planning details for the Dingle Way Trek, one of Ireland’s most cherished long distance trekking trails, with amazing coastal scenery, beautiful long sandy beach walks, aqua-blue colored ocean water and dramatic cliffs.

Oct 06, 2022
07:00 PM to 08:30 PM
Zoom online event

Mountainfilm on Tour - Seattle

Join us for our annual showing of the Mountainfilm Festival, celebrating stories of indomitable spirit and inspiring audiences through film, art, and ideas.

Oct 13, 2022
07:00 PM to 09:30 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Cascade A, Cascade B, Goodman A, Goodman B, Goodman C
Oct 19, 2022
06:00 PM to 08:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Foothills Trail Running Committee - Monthly Meeting

Keep our trail running community strong! Hour-long meeting for leaders to provide input, learn about upcoming events, and share opportunities - and your favorite runs!

Oct 20, 2022
06:00 PM to 07:00 PM
Zoom Video Presentation

Foothills Navigation Committee

Navigation Committee Meeting. Agenda TDB. ZOOM TBD.

Oct 25, 2022
07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Zoom
Oct 26, 2022
04:00 PM to 05:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115
Nov 16, 2022
06:00 PM to 08:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Foothills Trail Running Committee - Monthly Meeting

Keep our trail running community strong! Hour-long meeting for leaders to provide input, learn about upcoming events, and share opportunities - and your favorite runs!

Nov 17, 2022
06:00 PM to 07:00 PM
Zoom Video Presentation

2022 Navigation Summit

2022 Navigation Summit with the Navigation Council

Nov 19, 2022
09:00 AM to 02:00 PM
Tacoma Program Center
2302 N 30th St, Tacoma, WA 98403

Classroom
Nov 23, 2022
04:00 PM to 05:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115
Dec 06, 2022
09:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
Dec 08, 2022
06:30 PM to 08:30 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A, Goodman B

Foothills Trail Running Committee - Monthly Meeting

Keep our trail running community strong! Hour-long meeting for leaders to provide input, learn about upcoming events, and share opportunities - and your favorite runs!

Dec 15, 2022
06:00 PM to 07:00 PM
Zoom Video Presentation
Dec 21, 2022
06:00 PM to 08:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115
Dec 28, 2022
04:00 PM to 05:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

BACKCOUNTRY FILM FESTIVAL

The annual Backcountry Film Festival returns for another year, celebrating in film to the pleasures and excitement of human-powered winter activities.

Jan 17, 2023
07:30 PM to 09:30 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A, Goodman B
Jan 24, 2023
05:30 AM to 05:30 AM
Zoom

WALKING THE WILD

Presentation event

Jan 25, 2023
07:00 PM to 08:30 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A

Volunteer Appreciation Dinner

Every year, The Mountaineers hosts an organization-wide Volunteer Appreciation Dinner at the Seattle Program Center! This event is open to all volunteers across the organization. Thank you for your dedication and commitment to supporting our programs!

Jan 28, 2023
05:30 PM to 08:30 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A, Goodman B, Goodman C

Foothills Basic Climbing - Fundamentals Practice

Ascending the rope and anchors/belay practice

Feb 07, 2023
06:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Basement: North Bay, Basement: South Bay, Goodman B, Goodman C, Goodman C: Rock Walls
Feb 11, 2023
08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Basement: North Bay, Basement: South Bay, Goodman C, Goodman C: Rock Walls, South Plaza: Climbing Wall East Side, South Plaza: Climbing Wall West Side

Foothills Basic Climbing - Fundamentals

Ascending Ropes, Knots, Anchors, Belays

Feb 12, 2023
08:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Basement: North Bay, Basement: South Bay, Goodman A, Goodman B, Goodman C, Goodman C: Rock Walls

Foothills Basic Climbing - Rock 1

Climbing, Rappeling, Belay Escape, Lead Belay

Mar 19, 2023
08:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Basement: North Bay, Basement: Overhanging Wall, Basement: South Bay, Basement: Vertical Wall, Goodman C, Goodman C: Rock Walls, North Plaza: North Wall, South Plaza: Boulder Field, South Plaza: Climbing Wall East Side, South Plaza: Climbing Wall West Side

Backpacking Building Blocks Gear Demo Day

Required in-person session for the BAckpacking Building Blocks course.

Mar 25, 2023
08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Cascade A, Cascade B, Goodman A, Goodman B, Goodman C, Summit Room
Mar 28, 2023
06:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Basement: North Bay, Basement: South Bay, Goodman C, Goodman C: Rock Walls, North Plaza: Friction Slabs, North Plaza: North Wall
Mar 29, 2023
06:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Basement: North Bay, Basement: South Bay, Goodman C, Goodman C: Rock Walls

Foothills LOT - Self Rescue 1 Skills part 2

Part 2 of self rescue skills

Apr 05, 2023
06:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Basement: North Bay, Basement: South Bay, Basement: Vertical Wall

WALKING THE WILD

Presentation event

Apr 20, 2023
07:00 PM to 08:30 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A
Apr 22, 2023
08:00 AM to 09:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Basement: Overhanging Wall, Basement: Vertical Wall, Goodman C: Rock Walls, South Plaza: Boulder Field, South Plaza: Climbing Wall East Side, South Plaza: Climbing Wall West Side

GTCR (Foothills) Session 1

Introductory session for Glacier Travel and Crevasse Rescue 2022.

Apr 25, 2023
06:30 PM to 08:30 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Cascade A, Cascade B

GTCR (Foothills) Practice Session 2

Practice session 2 for 2022 Glacier Travel and Crevasse Rescue course.

May 02, 2023
07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman B

GTCR (Foothills) Session 2

Glacier Travel and Crevasse Rescue session 2 - knots and belaying.

May 03, 2023
06:30 PM to 09:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman B, Goodman C

GTCR (Foothills) Session 3

Glacier Travel and Crevasse Rescue Course session 3 - prusiking.

May 09, 2023
06:30 PM to 09:30 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A, Goodman B

Backpacking with Kids - Lecture for Parents

Required lecture for the BP with Kids course

May 09, 2023
07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Cascade A, Cascade B

GTCR (Foothills) Practice Session 3

Glacier Travel and Crevasse Rescue Course practice session.

May 10, 2023
07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A

GTCR (Foothills) Session 4

Glacier Travel and Crevasse Rescue Course session 4 - rescue systems.

May 15, 2023
06:30 PM to 09:30 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A, Goodman B

GTCR (Foothills) Session 5

Mandatory planning session for field trip.

May 18, 2023
06:30 PM to 09:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman B, Goodman C
May 30, 2023
06:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Basement: North Bay, Basement: South Bay, Goodman C: Rock Walls

Foothills LOT - Self Rescue 2 Scenarios

Self Rescue 2 Scenarios

Jun 03, 2023
08:00 AM to 09:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

South Plaza: Climbing Wall East Side, South Plaza: Climbing Wall West Side

Foothills Basic climbing - Final

Crevasse Rescue, pack check

Jun 06, 2023
06:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Basement: North Bay, Basement: South Bay, North Plaza: Friction Slabs, North Plaza: North Wall

WALKING THE WILD

Presentation event

Jun 14, 2023
07:00 PM to 08:30 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A

Foothills Climbing - Dry Tooling

Movement on holds with ice tools

Aug 08, 2023
06:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Basement: Overhanging Wall, Basement: Vertical Wall

WALKING THE WILD

PRESENTATION EVENT

Oct 11, 2023
07:00 PM to 08:30 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A

Seattle Leadership Conference

The annual Leadership Conference is a fun day of professional development dedicated to thanking, inspiring and empowering the Mountaineers’ current and aspiring volunteer leaders.

Dec 02, 2023
07:00 AM to 06:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Basalt Columns, Basement: North Bay, Basement: South Bay, Cascade A, Cascade B, Executive Conference Room, Goodman A, Goodman B, Goodman C, Summit Room

WALKING THE WILD

PRESENTATION EVENT

Dec 07, 2023
07:00 PM to 08:30 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A