Seattle MAC - Snow 1

Youth activity: Mountaineers Adventure Club

Seattle MAC - Snow 1 - Stevens Pass Ski Area

The first snow skills field trip for MAC. Covering glacier travel basics - ice-ax self arrest, crampon use, snow camping, snow anchors, etc. This trip has prerequisites.

  • Sat, May 16, 2020 — Sun, May 17, 2020
  • Seattle Youth Outreach Committee
  • Youth
  • Adults
  • Moderate
  • Elevation Gain: 2,000 ft

Very early AM departure Saturday

See trip sheet for full details when it is released within 2 weeks of the trip

This is a prerequisite for Snow 2 and glacier climbs in the summer. The prerequisites for Snow 1 are attendance at the weeknight fundamentals practices where students will be exposed to the skills they will be practicing on Snow 1 in a controlled environment at The Mountaineers. 


Stevens Pass Ski Area

  • USGS Stevens Pass

    USGS Labyrinth Mtn

    Green Trails Stevens Pass No. 176

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

Required Equipment

Waterproof layers

Non cotton Layers


Ice Ax


See trip sheet for full gear list

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