Gear Library Calendar

Gear Library events, orientations, and programs that are using gear from the Gear Library.

If you are coming to pick up or drop off gear, please schedule your appointment during the Gear Library Open Hours on Tuesday 3-6 and Thursdays 3-6. Those hours are slightly variable due to youth programs so please make sure you have a confirmed time. If you have any questions, please visit our Gear Library web page or email gearlibrary@mountaineers.org. Thank you for supporting this community resource! 

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Olympia Explorers Snow Skills Day

Olympia Explorers Snow Skills Day - Paradise

Youth Youth activity: Explorers-Olympia
We will spend a day on the snow as we work to learn and practice
Difficulty: Easy, Easy/Moderate
Sat, Feb 22, 2020
No Prerequisites
17 participants
Olympia Branch
Olympia Pathfinders Snow Shelters

Olympia Pathfinders Snow Shelters - Deer & Sand Lakes

Youth Youth activity: Pathfinders- Olympia
We will be snow shoeing and building snow shelters on the Sand Lake winter trail
Difficulty: Easy
Sat, Feb 22, 2020
No Prerequisites
10 participants
Olympia Branch
Break Camp - Field Trip

Break Camp - Field Trip - Snoqualmie Pass Nordic Center

Youth Field trip: Mid-Winter Break Camp
Field trip day during break camp.
Wed, Feb 19, 2020
No Prerequisites
20 participants 5 instructors
Seattle Branch
Katie Love
Seattle Junior MAC Mountaineers Lodge Weekend

Seattle Junior MAC Mountaineers Lodge Weekend - Meany Lodge

Youth Youth activity: Junior MAC
Explorers stay in one of the rustic Mountaineers lodges at Mt. Baker or Steven's Pass.
Sat, Feb 15, 2020 - Sun, Feb 16, 2020
Prerequisites
23 participants
Seattle Branch
Olympia MAC Snowshoe / XC Ski trip

Olympia MAC Snowshoe / XC Ski trip - Erling Stordahl

Youth Youth activity: Mountaineers Adventure Club - Olympia
Hitting the winter trails for some fun!
Difficulty: N2 Nordic Advanced Basic Ski
Sat, Feb 8, 2020
No Prerequisites
0 participants
Olympia Branch
Bailey Gatzert - Snowshoeing

Bailey Gatzert - Snowshoeing - Gold Creek Basin

Youth Youth activity: Mountain Workshop - Bailey Gatzert Elementary School
We will be taking Bailey Gatzert students snowshoeing up along the I-90 Corridor.
Difficulty: Easy/Moderate
Sat, Feb 1, 2020
No Prerequisites
9 participants 1 instructor
Registration closed Jan 30
Seattle Branch
Olympia Pathfinders XC Ski Trip

Olympia Pathfinders XC Ski Trip - Hood Canal Waterfalls

Day Hiking Youth activity: Pathfinders- Olympia
Alternate activity due to rain: Dosewallips State Park -- Steam Donkey trail
Sat, Feb 1, 2020
No Prerequisites
7 participants
Olympia Branch
Seattle Pathfinders Mountaineers Lodge Weekend

Seattle Pathfinders Mountaineers Lodge Weekend - Meany Lodge

Youth Youth activity: Pathfinders
Pioneers stay at the Meany Lodge just east of Snoqualmie Pass for a wonderful weekend
Sat, Feb 1, 2020 - Sun, Feb 2, 2020
Prerequisites
15 participants
Seattle Branch
Carl Marrs
Qualified Youth Leader
Seattle Nomads Snow Play

Seattle Nomads Snow Play - Paradise

Youth Youth activity: Nomads
Join us to play in the snow for the day!
Difficulty: Easy, Easy/Moderate
Sun, Jan 26, 2020
Prerequisites
0 participants 0 instructors
Seattle Branch
Olympia Explorers Hike - Lake Sylvia State Park/Montesano City Forest

Olympia Explorers Hike - Lake Sylvia State Park/Montesano City Forest

Day Hiking Field trip: Explorers-Olympia
Cross-Country ski with Explorers---changed to a hike due to rain! This is a beautiful 2.4
Difficulty: Easy/Moderate
Sat, Jan 25, 2020
No Prerequisites
9 participants
Olympia Branch

XC Skis in Olympia

XC skis will be in Olympia

Jan 24, 2020 01:40 PM to Feb 10, 2020 01:40 PM
Olympia
Olympia, WA
Franklin Pierce HS - Snowshoeing

Franklin Pierce HS - Snowshoeing - Mount Washington (Snoqualmie)

Youth Youth activity: Mountain Workshop - Franklin Pierce HS
Snowshoeing outing for Franklin Pierce HS students
Difficulty: Strenuous
Sat, Jan 18, 2020
No Prerequisites
0 participants 1 instructor
Tacoma Branch
Seattle Explorers Mountaineers Lodge Weekend

Seattle Explorers Mountaineers Lodge Weekend - Meany Lodge

Youth Youth activity: Explorers
Explorers stay in one of the rustic Mountaineers lodges at Mt. Baker or Steven's Pass.
Sat, Jan 18, 2020 - Sun, Jan 19, 2020
Prerequisites
12 participants 2 instructors
Seattle Branch
Seattle MAC - Cross-Country Ski Day Trip - Methow Valley Winter Trails

Seattle MAC - Cross-Country Ski Day Trip - Methow Valley Winter Trails

Youth Youth activity: Mountaineers Adventure Club
Our annual cross-country ski trip to the Methow Valley. We will stay in the rustic,
Difficulty: *Varies*
Fri, Jan 17, 2020 - Mon, Jan 20, 2020
Prerequisites, Leader's Permission Required
24 participants 6 instructors
Seattle Branch
Carl Marrs
Qualified Youth Leader
Tacoma Explorers Cross-Country Ski

Tacoma Explorers Cross-Country Ski - Cabin Creek

Youth Field trip: Tacoma Explorers
Beginner cross-country skiing trip for youths
Difficulty: N2 Nordic Advanced Basic Ski
Sun, Jan 12, 2020
Prerequisites
11 participants 5 chaperones
Registration closed Jan 10
Tacoma Branch
Olympia MAC Snowshoe / XC Ski trip

Olympia MAC Snowshoe / XC Ski trip - Panorama Point

Youth Youth activity: Mountaineers Adventure Club - Olympia
Hitting the winter trails for some fun!
Difficulty: Moderate
Sat, Jan 11, 2020
No Prerequisites
3 participants
Olympia Branch
Gear Library Outing - Chrysalis High School

Gear Library Outing - Chrysalis High School - Mountaineers Seattle Program Center

Youth Youth activity: Mountain Workshop - Gear Library Outing
Mountaineers leader Nina Crampton borrows gear to support students camping trip on the coast.
Fri, Jan 10, 2020 - Sun, Jan 12, 2020
No Prerequisites
1 participant
Seattle Branch
January Break Camp - Meany Lodge - Meany Lodge

January Break Camp - Meany Lodge - Meany Lodge

Youth Youth activity: January Break Camp - Meany Lodge
Day 3 at Meany Lodge. After moving out of the lodge, we'll break the drive
Sat, Jan 4, 2020
No Prerequisites
16 participants 7 instructors
Seattle Branch
Katie Love
January Break Camp - Meany Lodge - Meany Lodge

January Break Camp - Meany Lodge - Meany Lodge

Youth Youth activity: January Break Camp - Meany Lodge
Day 2 at Meany Lodge including snowshoeing, snow play, and games at the lodge.
Fri, Jan 3, 2020
No Prerequisites
16 participants 9 instructors
Seattle Branch
Katie Love
January Break Camp - Meany Lodge - Meany Lodge

January Break Camp - Meany Lodge - Meany Lodge

Youth Youth activity: January Break Camp - Meany Lodge
Day 1 at Meany Lodge including snowshoeing, snow play, and games at the lodge.
Thu, Jan 2, 2020
No Prerequisites
16 participants 8 instructors
Seattle Branch
Katie Love
Seattle MAC - Cross-Country Ski Day Trip

Seattle MAC - Cross-Country Ski Day Trip - Kendall Peak Lakes

Youth Youth activity: Mountaineers Adventure Club
Cross country ski day trip or overnight.
Difficulty: Moderate, M1 Intremediate Ski
Mon, Dec 23, 2019
Prerequisites
8 participants 1 instructor
Seattle Branch
YWCA - Snow Shoeing Trips

YWCA - Snow Shoeing Trips - Paradise

Youth Field trip: Mountain Workshop - YWCA
Snow shoe trips for YWCA youth
Difficulty: Easy, Easy/Moderate
Mon, Dec 23, 2019
No Prerequisites
9 participants
Registration closed Dec 21
Olympia Branch
Seattle Junior MAC Snowshoe

Seattle Junior MAC Snowshoe - Skyline Ridge & Tye Peak

Youth Youth activity: Junior MAC
Join us for an snowshoe adventure!
Difficulty: Moderate, M1 Intremediate Ski, Winter Scramble
Sat, Dec 21, 2019
Prerequisites
0 participants 0 instructors
Seattle Branch
Carl Marrs
Qualified Youth Leader
Seattle Pathfinders Snowshoeing

Seattle Pathfinders Snowshoeing - Lake Easton

Youth Youth activity: Pathfinders
Join us to go snowshoeing for the day!
Difficulty: N1 Nordic Basic Ski
Sat, Dec 21, 2019
Prerequisites
0 participants 0 instructors
Seattle Branch
Carl Marrs
Qualified Youth Leader
Seattle Junior MAC Snowshoe

Seattle Junior MAC Snowshoe - Commonwealth Basin

Youth Youth activity: Junior MAC
Join us for an snowshoe adventure!
Sun, Dec 15, 2019
Prerequisites
6 participants 1 instructor
Seattle Branch
Seattle Pathfinders Snowshoeing

Seattle Pathfinders Snowshoeing - Franklin Falls

Youth Youth activity: Pathfinders
Join us to go snowshoeing for the day!
Difficulty: Easy
Sun, Dec 15, 2019
Prerequisites
6 participants 1 instructor
Seattle Branch
Carl Marrs
Qualified Youth Leader
Olympia Explorers Snowshoe

Olympia Explorers Snowshoe - Paradise

Snowshoeing Field trip: Explorers-Olympia
This group will be snow shoeing the Glacier Vista Trail
Difficulty: Easy, Easy/Moderate
Sat, Dec 14, 2019
No Prerequisites
0 participants
Olympia Branch
Olympia Pathfinders Snowshoeing

Olympia Pathfinders Snowshoeing - Paradise

Youth Youth activity: Pathfinders- Olympia
Let's enjoy a day in the snow!
Difficulty: Easy, Easy/Moderate
Sat, Dec 14, 2019
No Prerequisites
10 participants
Olympia Branch
Seattle Explorers Snowshoe

Seattle Explorers Snowshoe - Commonwealth Basin

Youth Youth activity: Explorers
Join us for an snowshoe adventure!
Sat, Dec 14, 2019
Prerequisites
6 participants 1 instructor
Seattle Branch
Seattle Nomads Hike

Seattle Nomads Hike - Heather Lake (winter)

Youth Youth activity: Nomads
Join us to go snowshoeing for the morning!
Sun, Dec 8, 2019
Prerequisites
2 participants 1 instructor
Seattle Branch
Carl Marrs
Qualified Youth Leader