Seattle Explorers Snowshoe

Youth activity: Explorers

Seattle Explorers Snowshoe - Lanham Lake & Sam Hill Peak

[PIKA POD] Phase 2 trip for Explorers. Join for a day of snowshoeing!

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.
  • Fri, Feb 19, 2021
  • Seattle Youth Outreach Committee
  • Youth
  • Adults
  • Easy+, Winter Scramble
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)
  • Mileage: 4.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,100 ft

NOTE: If arriving back to the TH after 4pm, make sure you are parked outside of the Nordic Center gated area.

The Mountaineers will provide the snowshoes! Fill out this form by FEB 3 if you'd like to borrow snowshoes for the trip.

Trip Sheet


Lanham Lake & Sam Hill Peak

  • USGS Stevens Pass

    Green Trails Alpine Lakes East (Stuart Range) No. 208SX

    Green Trails Alpine Lakes West (Stevens Pass) No. 176S
  • See full route/place details.
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Let Katy know by Feb 3 if you need snowshoes (or any other gear)

  • Snowshoes*
  • Snowshoe poles*
  • Boots (insulated and waterproof)
  • Warm clothing and extra synthetic layers
  • Long underwear top and bottom (synthetic)
  • Wool or synthetic socks
  • Waterproof shell (jacket and pants, breathable with hood on jacket)
  • Waterproof gloves
  • Liner gloves
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen
  • Warm hat
  • Water (at least 2L)
  • Lunch
  • Day pack (small backpack with hip belt preferred)
  • Car shoes
  • Camera (optional)
Trip Reports