Trip 201

Field trip: Intermediate Snowshoe Leader - Mentorship Program

Trip 201 - Kahuna Peak

This trip is better suited for those with experience traveling in and out of avalanche terrain and who have AIARE-1 certification. Plan A: Challenging or Complex Terrain / Plan B: Simple Terrain

  • Strenuous 3, Technical 2, Snow Scramble, Winter Scramble
  • Casual
  • Mileage: 5.5 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,200 ft

to be communicated via email (Destination more likely planned for Hayden Pass incl the visit to Goat and Reese Lakes)

We will practice our decisions primarily based on observations, snow conditions in relation to the forecast, and terrain available to navigate from point A to B and if needed adjust our plans.


Norse Peak

  • USGS Norse Peak

    Green Trails Bumping Lake No. 271

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

Required Equipment

  • Typical Winter Day Pack with essentials
  • Beacon, Shovel, and Probe
  • Ice Axe, plus Helmet
  • Snowshoes and Poles
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