Field Trip Details

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Field Trips are conducted at Crystal Mountain.

Note that all Avalanche Safety and Rescue (ASR) trips meet directly at Crystal Mtn (Top of Quicksilver chair @ 12 noon).


Avalanche Awareness (AA) & Level 1 (L1) field trips meet at Wapiti Woolies store across from the Ridge Explorations sign and across from the Naches Tavern in Greenwater, 20 miles east of Enumclaw on the left on State Route 410. Bring $20 cash for lift ticket (2014 price). When you registered, if you indicated you needed a beacon rental, bring $15 cash for that as well. Meet time is 7:15 am. We leave Wapiti Woolies at 7:35 am. We do not wait. Come early and get a great coffee.

Private Level 1 Field trips are available by request. Check Rates

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    Avalanche classes based on American Avalanche Association education guidelines