Foothills Branch Upcoming Events

Upcoming Mountaineers events in the Foothills area (I-90 and I-405 corridors on the east side of Lake Washington).
Nov 30, 2021
06:00 PM to 08:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Foothills Climbing Committee

December committee meeting

Dec 02, 2021
06:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Zoom

Walking the Wild: Among Cod Heads and Giants on Norway's Lofoten Islands and Jotunheimen Circuit

Join Cheryl Talbert and her Mountaineers Global Adventures group for 9 days above the Arctic Circle backpacking in Norway’s Lofoten Islands, then 8 days trekking hut to hut on the Jotunheimen Circuit!

Dec 02, 2021
07:00 PM to 08:30 PM
Zoom online event

Foothills Climbing - Train the Trainer

Train the Trainer for drop loop

Dec 06, 2021
06:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

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

Holiday Gear Grab

Have a holiday gear wish list a mile long, or some extra gear you'd like to unload? Come find a special holiday gift or treat yourself to slightly used gear at The Mountaineers Holiday Gear Grab sale on December 6.

Dec 06, 2021
06:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A, Goodman B, Goodman C, Cascade A, Cascade B
Dec 07, 2021
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 and Zoom link posted on Basecamp.

Dec 07, 2021
07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Zoom

Beta and Brews: Multi-pitch classics in Wyoming

A virtual Beta & Brews via a live Zoom presentation by Mountaineers members Justin and Susan Munn. Have a beer (at home) with us and hear about the Full Exum route on Grand Teton and the East Ridge of Wolf's Head.

Dec 08, 2021
07:00 PM to 08:30 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Foothills' Branch Annual Celebration

Please join Foothills Branch for a virtual celebration of our accomplishments in a difficult year, to welcome new faces, to say thank you to those who are passing on their leadership batons, and to see the presentation of the Foothills Branch Service Award.

Dec 10, 2021
07:00 PM to 08:00 PM
Zoom Video Presentation
Dec 14, 2021
06:00 PM to 08:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Branch Leadership Committee

Monthly BLC meeting

Dec 15, 2021
06:00 PM to 08:30 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

SPC Opening and Closing Clinic

Small gathering of course leadership to show them new outdoor resources for hosting courses at the SPC.

Dec 16, 2021
06:00 PM to 07:30 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115
Dec 21, 2021
06:00 PM to 08:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115
Dec 28, 2021
06:00 PM to 08:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

SPC Opening and Closing Clinic

Small gathering of course leadership to show them new outdoor resources for hosting courses at the SPC.

Jan 11, 2022
06:00 PM to 07:30 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Beta and Brews: Climbing Washington's Second Hundred Highest

A Beta & Brews presentation by Mountaineers member John Porter. Have a beer with us and hear about climbing the 200 highest peaks in Washington.

Jan 12, 2022
07:00 PM to 08:30 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A

Mount Rainier: An Artist's Tour class with Molly Hashimoto (virtual)

Join artist and author Molly Hashimoto for a virtual class on her new book "Mount Rainier National Park: An Artist’s Tour." Hosted by North Cascades Institute. Tickets $10

Jan 19, 2022
06:30 PM to 07:30 PM
Online - join from anywhere
Jan 22, 2022
08:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Summit Room

Volunteer Appreciation Dinner

Every year, The Mountaineers hosts an organization-wide Volunteer Appreciation Dinner at the Seattle Program Center.

Jan 22, 2022
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 Navigation Committee

Navigation Committee Meeting. Agenda and Zoom link posted on Basecamp.

Jan 25, 2022
07:00 PM to 08:30 AM
Zoom

WALKING THE WILD: Trek 265 miles of the Qhapaq Ñan in the Peruvian Andes, with David Burdick

Join us for this photo journey of David Burdick’s extraordinary adventure trekking 265 remote miles of the Qhapaq Ñan in the Peruvian Andes - an ancient Inca road and UNESCO Heritage Trail!

Feb 15, 2022
07:00 PM to 08:30 PM
Zoom online event

Foothills Navigation Committee

Navigation Committee Meeting. Agenda and Zoom link posted on Basecamp.

Feb 22, 2022
07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Zoom

Foothills Navigation Committee

Navigation Committee Meeting. Agenda and Zoom link posted on Basecamp.

Mar 22, 2022
07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Zoom

Backpacking Building Blocks - Gear "Demo Day"

Gear demonstration session for 2022 Backpacking Building Blocks course

Mar 27, 2022
07:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A, Cascade A, Cascade B, Summit Room, Basalt Columns
Mar 29, 2022
06:30 PM to 09:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman C, Goodman C: Rock Walls, Cascade A, Cascade B, South Plaza: Climbing Wall East Side, South Plaza: Climbing Wall West Side

Foothills Self Rescue 1

Rescue the follower

Mar 30, 2022
06:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman C, Goodman C: Rock Walls

Foothills Scramble Course Skills Workshop

Practice scrambling techniques for Foothills Scrambling Course students.

Apr 08, 2022
06:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman C, Goodman C: Rock Walls, North Plaza: Friction Slabs, North Plaza: 50-degree Slab, North Plaza: Towers & Chimney, South Plaza: Climbing Wall East Side, South Plaza: Climbing Wall West Side, South Plaza: Boulder, South Plaza: Boulder Field, South Plaza: Center Green
Apr 11, 2022
05:30 PM to 05:30 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A

GTCR Instructor Training

Review course materials in preparation for the 2022 ski and snowboard crevasse rescue course.

Apr 11, 2022
06:30 PM to 09:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A
Apr 18, 2022
05:30 PM to 05:30 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Cascade A, Cascade B

GTCR (Foothills) Session 1

Introductory session for Glacier Travel and Crevasse Rescue 2022.

Apr 18, 2022
06:30 PM to 08:30 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Cascade A, Cascade B

WALKING THE WILD SERIES

To be provided closer to the event

Apr 21, 2022
06:30 PM to 08:30 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman B, Goodman C

GTCR (Foothills) Practice Session 1

Optional practice session for 2022 course.

Apr 21, 2022
07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A

Foothills Multipitch Skills

Multipitch Skills

Apr 24, 2022
08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Basement: South Bay, Basement: North Bay, Basement: Vertical Wall, Basement: Overhanging Wall, South Plaza: Climbing Wall East Side, South Plaza: Climbing Wall West Side, South Plaza: Boulder, South Plaza: Boulder Field
Apr 25, 2022
05:30 PM to 05:30 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A

GTCR (Foothills) Session 2

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

Apr 25, 2022
06:30 PM to 09:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A, Goodman B

Foothills Navigation Committee

Navigation Committee Meeting. Agenda and Zoom link posted on Basecamp.

Apr 26, 2022
09:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Zoom

GTCR (Foothills) Practice Session 2

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

Apr 28, 2022
07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A
May 02, 2022
05:30 PM to 05:30 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A

GTCR (Foothills) Session 3

Glacier Travel and Crevasse Rescue Course session 3 - prusiking.

May 02, 2022
06:30 PM to 09:30 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A, Goodman B

GTCR (Foothills) Practice Session 3

Glacier Travel and Crevasse Rescue Course practice session.

May 04, 2022
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 09, 2022
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 12, 2022
07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A, Goodman B

GTCR (Foothills) Graduation Celebration and Course Imrpovements

Celebrate with your fellow graduates and instructors, and recommend improvements for next year's course.

May 19, 2022
07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Cascade A, Cascade B
May 24, 2022
09:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Zoom

Foothills Leader Rescue Skills

Leader Rescue skills for LOT students

May 31, 2022
06:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman C, Goodman C: Rock Walls, Basement: South Bay, Basement: North Bay, Basement: Vertical Wall, Basement: Overhanging Wall

Foothills Leader Rescue Scenarios

Leader Rescue Scenarios

Jun 04, 2022
08:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

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

WALKING THE WILD SERIES

to be filled in as the event gets closer

Jun 22, 2022
06:30 PM to 08:30 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A, Goodman B

WALKING THE WILD SERIES

to be completed when the event gets closer

Aug 10, 2022
06:30 PM to 08:30 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A, Goodman B
Aug 23, 2022
07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Seattle Program Center

Foothills Climbapalooza

Fun filled weekend of hiking, scrambling, and climbing

Sep 16, 2022 12:00 PM to Sep 18, 2022 12:00 PM
Leavenworth

WALKING THE WILD SERIES

to be completed as the event gets closer

Oct 06, 2022
06:30 PM to 08:30 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A, Goodman B

MountainFilm Festival

Mountainfilm Festival Hold

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

Goodman A, Goodman B, Goodman C, Cascade A, Cascade B, Summit Room, Executive Conference Room

WALKING THE WILD SERIES

to be completed as the event gets closer

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