Seattle Basic Field Trip #4 - Snow Travel, and Crevasse Rescue

Field trip: Basic Alpine Climbing Course

Seattle Basic Field Trip #4 - Snow Travel, and Crevasse Rescue - Alpental Ski Area

Basic Field Trip #5 - Snow Travel & Ice Ax Skills.

Info
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  • Sun, May 1, 2016
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Adults
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 6.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,300 ft

8:30am Alpental Parking Lot (Snow Lake trail head).

 Basic Field Trip #5 - Snow Travel and Ice Ax Skills. You will learn to:

  • travel on snow safely,
  • use your ice ax, 
  • descend by glissading.
Route/Place

Alpental Ski Area



  • Green Trails Snoqualmie Pass No. 207

    Green Trails Snoqualmie Pass Gateway No. 207S

    USGS Snoqualmie Pass
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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

all required snow travel equipment.

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