Trip 3 - Bullion Basin

Field trip: Backcountry Adventure Ski Series

Trip 3 - Bullion Basin

Efficiently ascending a verity of snow conditions that may require ski crampons.

  • M2 Advanced Ski
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 8.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,500 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 6,700 ft

TBD

Our primary goal is the east facing slopes above Cement Basin.

Efficiently ascending a verity of snow conditions that may require ski crampons.  Continued to practice efficient transition from uphill travel to skiing.

The destination is subject to change based on conditions.

Route/Place

Bullion Basin



  • USGS Norse Peak

    Green Trails Bumping Lake No. 271

    Green Trails Mount Rainier Wonderland No. 269SX
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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Backcountry skis and bindings or split snowboard. The binding system must allow the heel to be unlocked and the toe to pivot for uphill climbing with skins. No cross-country skis.

Ski Crampons

Avalanche transceiver that displays distance and direction, shovel and probe.

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