Mountaineering – In-Person Education

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Mountaineering – In-Person Education

April 14 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm PDT

2024 Mountaineering Training Series

In Person Education — Snoqualmie Pass Exit 52
Safety & Snow Preparation

Snoqualmie Pass Parking Lot off Exit 52
1001 WA-906, Snoqualmie Pass, WA


Meet in the Big Parking Lot to the right of the offramp of Exit 52.

1:15pm: Walk over to the Trail where we will be training. About a 10-15 minute walk.

1:30pm: Gather Together & Learn How to Self Arrest.
Want to come prepared?
You can get a run-down of how to self-arrest with an ice axe by clicking here. 

2pm: Break into smaller groups & start practicing!

3pm: Gather back up & learn some techniques on hiking in the snow.

3:30pm: Lastly, hear some pointers on how to fit your backpack to your back.

4pm: Walk back to our cars & head out!


We are going to be spending a lot of time on snow and around snow, so be prepared for the cold.

Make sure to bring:

  • Comfortable shoes/boots that you can play in the snow with.
  • Warm big coat or puffy that is for cold weather.
  • Layer as needed. – Liners for legs & arms, under armor, synthetic clothing, etc.
  • Winter Gloves! – try to make sure they cover all your fingers, fingerless gloves are NOT recommended.
  • Winter Hat / Beanie
  • Sunglasses – not required, but recommended.


Members that registered for the 2024 Mountaineering Training Series will receive a reminder email with full details as well.
*Everyone is welcome to attend this Training & Education. If you did not register for the Mountaineering Training Series, but still want to learn, please join us by registering above.
**If you are attending with someone as their guest, make sure to list their name in your registration.


For questions, please contact:
[email protected]


April 14
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm PDT
Event Category:


Recovery Beyond


Snoqualmie Pass Parking Lot
1001 WA-906
Snoqualmie Pass, United States
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Attendance: 43 / ∞

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