Seattle MAC - Backcountry Ski or Snowboard Trip

Youth activity: Mountaineers Adventure Club

Seattle MAC - Backcountry Ski or Snowboard Trip - Youth Trip

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.

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.
  • Sun, Feb 28, 2021
  • Seattle Youth Outreach Committee
  • Youth
  • Adults
  • Moderate
  • 3 (6 capacity)
  • FULL (2 capacity)
  • 1 (1 capacity)
  • Cancellation & Refund Policy

Early morning departure, evening return. See trip sheet for details when it is released within 2 weeks of the trip

Mandatory pre-trip meeting: Thursday February 25th @ 4-5pm

Meeting ID: 886 0852 0103

Passcode/link will be made available as part of the trip sheet within two weeks of the trip

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. 

Avalanche Awareness Seminar (minimum)

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

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

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

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