Seattle MAC - Snowshoeing Trip

Youth activity: Mountaineers Adventure Club

Seattle MAC - Snowshoeing Trip - Baker Lodge

The Mountaineers Adventure Club heads to Mt Baker to snowshoe and learn about avalanche awareness and safety with an NWAC educator!

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, Jan 7, 2017
  • Seattle Youth Outreach Committee
  • Adventure Club
  • Youth
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)
  • 20 (30 capacity)
  • 2 (5 capacity)
  • 2 (5 capacity)
  • Cancellation & Refund Policy

Meet at The Mountaineers at 6 am. We will depart by 6:30 to arrive at Baker Lodge by 10 am.

Leaving Baker between 1 and 2 pm with an arrival back at the program center between 4 and 5 pm

Driver Sign up can be found here https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdA8FDQANnlpha-ahPEvPVhWZYQO-ZGg6aTDrV7ZFtmT2-JUA/viewform

Trip sheet with more info below!

NWAC Snowshoeing at Mt Baker - January 7th, 2017

Lead by Hank Halfaker

Purpose: To learn about avalanche safety and have a good day snowshoeing.

Chaperones/Instructors/Drivers: Josh Gannis, Amy Lyman

Note: We still need drivers, if your parent can drive please contact Emily ASAP!

Schedule:

  • 6:00 am – Meet at The Mountaineers
  • 6:30 am – Depart for Baker
  • 10 am – Arrive at Baker Lodge
  • 10:30-12:30 – Programming and Snowshoe led by NWAC Instructor
  • Depart Mt Baker between 1 and 2 pm
  • Arrive back at The Mountaineers between 4 and 5 pm (Some folks may stop to grab dinner)

Gear to Bring

  • *waterproof tops and bottoms
  • *Layers that are non-cotton, and warm
  • *Daypack
  • *lunch
  • *Sunglasses
  • *Chapstick
  • *Sunscreen
  • *Two Filled Water Bottles
  • *Gloves
  • *Warm Hat
  • *Good boots for snow
  • *Gaiters (optional)
  • Snowshoeing Equipment (can be borrowed from the mountaineers)
Route/Place

Baker Lodge



  • Green Trails Mount Baker Wilderness Climbing No. 13S

    Green Trails Mt Shuksan No. 14

    Trails Illustrated North Cascades National Park
  • See full route/place details.
Roster
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Waterproof layers

Non cotton Layers and warm layers

Snowshoes

Lunch

See trip sheet for full gear list

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