Intermediate Snowshoe - Field Trip 1 (Avalanche)

Field trip: Intermediate Snowshoeing

Intermediate Snowshoe - Field Trip 1 (Avalanche) - Source Lake

Intermediate Snowshoe Field Trip 1 (Avalanche)

  • *Varies*, Moderate, M2 Advanced Ski, Winter Scramble
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 5.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,000 ft

Field Trip: Saturday January 27, 2024 

Meeting place and time to be determined in class. 

Location and date subject to change based on weather conditions and snowpack.

This all day field trip will cover travel in avalanche terrain, introduction to companion rescue, and construction of emergency shelters. 


Source Lake

  • Green Trails Snoqualmie Pass No. 207

    USGS Snoqualmie Pass

    Green Trails Snoqualmie Pass Gateway No. 207S
  • See full route/place details.
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Glacier Glasses or Sun Glasses - Consider extra clear/yellow lenses for flat light conditions
Beacon - Recommended but not required

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