Seattle Basic SIG SNOW FT - SIG Snow Overnight (Snow Anchors & Belays, Crevasse Rescue, Snow Camping, & Roped Travel) - Alpental Ski Area

Field trip: Basic Alpine Climbing Course

Seattle Basic SIG SNOW FT - SIG Snow Overnight (Snow Anchors & Belays, Crevasse Rescue, Snow Camping, & Roped Travel) - Alpental Ski Area

Basic SIG SNOW Field Trip - SIG Snow Overnight (Snow Anchors & Belays, Crevasse Rescue, Snow Camping, Roped Travel)

Info
COVID-19: Learn about our most up-to-date guidance for participants and leaders on our COVID-19 Response page. All participants and leaders must agree to the COVID-19 Code of Conduct before participating in this Mountaineers activity.
  • Sat, Apr 20, 2019 — Sun, Apr 21, 2019
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Adults
  • Moderate
  • Elevation Gain: 800 ft

8:00 a.m. at uppermost Alpental parking lot.

Alpental will most likely still be operating, so we will hike to a camping location between Source and Snow lakes.This field trip will focus on introducing basic climbing class students to the basics of snow belays, snow anchors, crevasse rescue, traveling together on a rope, and snow camping.  

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 and camping equipment, including ice ax, helmets, crampons, and glacier gear. 

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