Seattle MAC - Backcountry Ski Trip

Youth activity: Mountaineers Adventure Club

Seattle MAC - Backcountry Ski Trip - Kendall First Knob

Advanced Backcountry Ski/Snowboard in the wilderness that involves using skins to ski uphill and then skiing down! This trip has prerequisites. See leaders notes for details.

Info
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  • Sat, Mar 20, 2021
  • Seattle Youth Outreach Committee
  • Youth
  • Adults
  • Moderate, Easy+, M1 Mountain 1 Ski
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 9.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,700 ft

see trip sheet

Backcountry skiing or snowboarding is a great way to enjoy the mountains in the wintertime! Skin up a mountain with us, then enjoy some incredible skiing or snowboarding downhill!

This is an advanced trip. Please read the requirements carefully before signing up!

Registration: Please limit your registration to one backcountry ski trip per month. If spots are open on an additional trip within one week of it's date, you may sign up. 

Prerequisites: At least 2 years of in-bounds skiing experience and ability to ski black diamond runs (not necessarily in good style) in any conditions. You must be able to get down the hill. 

Wilderness First Aid (WFA) course completed / badge. 

NIKO course completed / badge.

Students will either need to have their own AT kit or rent one.

Route/Place

Kendall: Knobs, Lakes & Loops



  • 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

TBD- Check the trip sheet or talk to the trip leader!

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