Adventure Club - Snow Skills and Self-Arrest Field Trip

Youth activity: Mountaineers Adventure Club

Adventure Club - Snow Skills and Self-Arrest Field Trip - Alpental Ski Area

Come on this trip to get experience snow traveling and using basic glacier skills. Attendance here is required to go on the snow 2 field trip and glacier climbs in the summer.

  • Sat, May 11, 2019
  • Seattle Youth Outreach Committee
  • Youth
  • Youth
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)
  • Mileage: 6.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,300 ft

Plan on meeting at the Mountaineers early that morning.

See trip sheet for details when it comes out within 2 weeks of the trip. 

Participants will practice walking in balance, self belay and the four positions of self arrest using an ice ax, along with other snow camping and glacier travel skills. Attendance here is required to go on the snow 2 field trip and glacier climbs in the summer.  

Route/Place

Alpental Ski Area



  • Green Trails Snoqualmie Pass No. 207

    Green Trails Snoqualmie Pass Gateway No. 207S

    USGS Snoqualmie Pass
  • See full route/place details.
Roster
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Waterproof layers

Non cotton Layers

Helmet

Ice Ax

Lunch

See trip sheet for full gear list

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