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Backcountry Ski Tour to Mount Rainier Area


Backcountry Ski in Mount Rainier Area
Sunday February 20th, Meet at Bethany Green Lake at 6am, $


Are you new to backcountry skiing and want to expand your knowledge while building fellowship?  Come join us for a ski tour around Mount Rainier!  The location (Tatoosh / Camp Muir) will depend on the avalanche conditions.  All participants must have experience with avalanche rescue and carry beacon/probe/shovel.  Join us after the tour for the 7 pm service at Bethany!

Required Gear: Please reach out if you don't have the gear listed below. 

 - Backcountry ski's and ski boots

 - Ski Skins

 - Trekking/skiing pole

 - Ski Helmet

 - Avalanche Safety Gear: Beacon, probe, & shovel

 - Waterproof jacket and pants 

 - Backpack 

 - Warm layers for stops (cotton not recommended)

 - Warm socks

 - Multiple pairs of gloves

 - Hat

 - Lunch and snacks

 - Water 

 - Sunglasses and sunscreen 

 - Medical insurance card

 - Cash or electronic pay for driver’s fuel and permits

 - Happy Bag! (Dry clothes, snacks, and extra water for the drive home)

*The registration cost of $5 supports leader training, gear closet additions, and more