BC Field Trip #4: Snow Weekend - Paradise

Field trip: Basic AlpineClimbing Course

BC Field Trip #4: Snow Weekend - Paradise

Olympia/Snow 2 BC Weekend Makeup, May 27-28 near Paradise Glacier. For makeup students of Olympia only. To include an early morning "Glacier" walk up to Cowlitz Rock (scheduled separately).

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  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 10.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 4,500 ft


Snow camp with alpine start and simulated glacier travel.  Refer to Rolands original notes for Gear and Prep.



  • USGS Mt Rainier East

    Green Trails Mt Rainier East No. 270

    Green Trails Paradise No. 270S

    Green Trails Mount Rainier Wonderland No. 269SX
  • See full route/place details.
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Refer to student manual

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