1. May
  2. On the lower Inspiration Glacier Plateau

    Forbidden Traverse Express

    North Cascades National Park

    May 27 -- May 29

    $520.00

    Martin Volken pioneered this multi-day ski tour in 1999 and we still love guiding it.

  3. Mt. Shuksan via the White Salmon Glacier

    Mt. Shuksan via the White Salmon Glacier

    North Cascades

    May 28 -- May 29

    $370.00

    Mt. Shuksan boasts some of the most impressive icefalls, faces, and towers this side of Alaska.

  4. June
  5. Trad Rock Course

    Trad Rock Climbing Course

    Jun 2 -- Jun 4

    $460.00

    Learn how to place gear for rock climbing the right way. From ground up. It is important. Sport climbing is one thing, placing gear on lead is another. Learn how to do it safely from professional mountain guides!

  6. Baker Summit Ridge

    Mount Baker Bullet Train

    Jun 3 -- Jun 3

    $275.00

    Mount Baker is the quintessential ski summit. Huge vertical, spectacular glaciers and moderate skiing. On the Bullet Train, we ski it in one day!

  7. Lead climbing course

    Lead Climbing Course

    Jun 9 -- Jun 11

    $450.00

    The objective of this intermediate level rock climbing course is to give the course participant the necessary skills and judgment to comfortably lead sport routes at their desired level of difficulty.

  8. Pre dawn at around 8000 feet on the "Coleman Glacier"

    3-Day Mount Baker Mountaineering School and Summit Climb

    Jun 9 -- Jun 11

    $490.00

    Don't have enough time for our full 5-Day Mountaineering school?  No worries, gain mountaineering skills including glacier travel, crevasse rescue, ice climbing on Mount Baker, in are shortened 3-Day course. Mount Baker is arguably the best location to gain intensive glacier travel skills in the lower 48 states. We offer multiple dates.

  9. Intro to Rock

    Intro to Rock Climbing

    Jun 9 -- Jun 11

    $360.00

    Learn the thrill of rock climbing with an emphasis on safety and skills that will allow you to enjoy the sport with confidence. The climbing areas of North Bend are located a mere 30 miles from Seattle. 

  10. Tooth South Face Climb

    Tooth South Face Climb

    Jun 17 -- Jun 17

    $220.00

    The South Face of the Tooth is the most easily accessed, moderate multi-pitch alpine rock route in Western Washington.

  11. Chair Peak Climb

    Chair Peak Climb

    Jun 17 -- Jun 17

    $250.00

    Chair Peak in the Alpental Valley offers several routes of varying difficulty in a surprisingly alpine setting barely one hour from Seattle. What a great day trip for anyone looking for a quick alpine outing or a solid training peak for bigger objectives later on.

  12. Mount Baker Mountaineering School and Summit Climb

    Mount Baker Mountaineering School and Summit Climb

    Jun 21 -- Jun 25

    $815.00

    Gain mountaineering skills including glacier travel, crevasse rescue, ice climbing on Mount Baker. Mount Baker is arguably the best location to gain intensive glacier travel skills in the lower 48 states. Join us.

  13. Excursion to the Boston Glacier looking south

    3-Day North Cascades Mountaineering Courses

    Jun 23 -- Jun 25

    $550.00

    New for Summer 2016--3-Day Mountaineering Course in the North Cascades!  Where you interested in the 5-day North Cascades Course, but couldn't take the time off?  This is the course that will give you a solid introduction to all aspects of classic mountaineering in the best venue in the lower 48 states. North Cascades National Park. The immediate access to moderately crevassed glaciers, steep climbing on great rock and exposed ridge travel make the Boston Basin area the ideal setting for mountaineering course.

  14. Classic Sunny Vantage

    Intro and Intermediate Rock Climbing in Vantage, WA

    Vantage, WA

    Jun 24 -- Jun 25

    $300.00

    Summer can be slow to arrive in Western Washington, so let's take a short drive to Vantage where the sun is almost always shining!

  15. Tooth South Face Climb

    Tooth South Face Climb

    Jun 24 -- Jun 24

    $220.00

    The South Face of the Tooth is the most easily accessed, moderate multi-pitch alpine rock route in Western Washington.

  16. North Cascades Mountaineering Courses

    North Cascades Mountaineering Courses

    Jun 28 -- Jul 2

    $920.00

    This is the course that will give you a solid introduction to all aspects of classic mountaineering in the best venue in the lower 48 states. North Cascades National Park. The immediate access to moderately crevassed glaciers, steep climbing on great rock and exposed ridge travel make the Boston Basin area the ideal setting for mountaineering course.

  17. Squamish Trad-Rock Climbing Course

    Squamish Trad-Rock Climbing Course

    Jun 30 -- Jul 2

    $850.00

    Squamish Rock Climbing is famous for good reason. The walls of Stawamus Chief Mountain boast some of the best granite climbing in Canada, featuring anything from confidence inspiring single pitch sport routes to enormous multi-pitch crack routes. Our 3-day rock climbing course in Squamish is designed to introduce you to the craft of multi-pitch climbing using traditional gear. 

  18. July
  19. Forbidden West Ridge

    Forbidden Peak Climb

    Forbidden Peak, North Cascades National Park

    Jul 1 -- Jul 2

    $580.00

    Climbing Forbidden Peak is a quintessentially North Cascadian Experience - by any route. All its classic ridge routes - the famous West Ridge, the East Ridge or the lonely North Ridge are well worth the effort and provide an unforgettable experience in a stunning setting. 

  20. Tooth South Face Climb

    Tooth South Face Climb

    Jul 1 -- Jul 1

    $220.00

    The South Face of the Tooth is the most easily accessed, moderate multi-pitch alpine rock route in Western Washington.

  21. Mount Baker Summit Climb

    Mount Baker Summit Climb

    Jul 1 -- Jul 2

    $480.00

    Mount Baker is one of the most beautiful volcanoes on the West Coast. Climbing this technically moderate 10780 foot peak can be done as an overnight trip! We will be climbing up the entertaining Coleman-Deming Glacier route.

  22. Mount Baker Mountaineering School and Summit Climb

    Mount Baker Mountaineering School and Summit Climb

    Jul 5 -- Jul 9

    $815.00

    Gain mountaineering skills including glacier travel, crevasse rescue, ice climbing on Mount Baker. Mount Baker is arguably the best location to gain intensive glacier travel skills in the lower 48 states. Join us.

  23. Trad Rock Course

    Trad Rock Climbing Course

    Jul 7 -- Jul 9

    $460.00

    Learn how to place gear for rock climbing the right way. From ground up. It is important. Sport climbing is one thing, placing gear on lead is another. Learn how to do it safely from professional mountain guides!

  24. Mount Shuksan Fisher Chimneys climb

    Mount Shuksan Fisher Chimneys

    Jul 7 -- Jul 9

    $810.00

    Mount Shuksan's Fisher Chimeys is one of the very classic cascadian alpine routes up the arguably most iconic peak in North Cascades National Park. You will do it all. A scenic hike, climb a complicated series of chimneys, camp in an amazing setting, cross several glaciers and climb the spectacular summit pyramid to the summit of Mount Shuksan.

  25. Excursion to the Boston Glacier looking south

    3-Day North Cascades Mountaineering Courses

    Jul 7 -- Jul 9

    $550.00

    New for Summer 2016--3-Day Mountaineering Course in the North Cascades!  Where you interested in the 5-day North Cascades Course, but couldn't take the time off?  This is the course that will give you a solid introduction to all aspects of classic mountaineering in the best venue in the lower 48 states. North Cascades National Park. The immediate access to moderately crevassed glaciers, steep climbing on great rock and exposed ridge travel make the Boston Basin area the ideal setting for mountaineering course.

  26. Tooth South Face Climb

    Tooth South Face Climb

    Jul 8 -- Jul 8

    $220.00

    The South Face of the Tooth is the most easily accessed, moderate multi-pitch alpine rock route in Western Washington.

  27. Chair Peak in the Alpental Valley

    Chair Peak Climb

    Jul 8 -- Jul 8

    $250.00

    Chair Peak in the Alpental Valley offers several routes of varying difficulty in a surprisingly alpine setting barely one hour from Seattle. What a great day trip for anyone looking for a quick alpine outing or a solid training peak for bigger objectives later on.

  28. The Kautz Chute from Camp Hazard

    Mount Rainier Climb -- SOLD OUT

    Mount Rainier National Park

    Jul 9 -- Jul 12

    $1,400.00

    Mount Rainier is undeniable. At almost 14,400 feet, it is the third highest peak in the lower 48 states.

  29. Nils Watkins getting after it.

    Kid's Rock Climbing

    North Bend or Vantage, WA

    Jul 12 -- Jul 14

    $200.00

    Kids ages 8-14 will learn about basic rock climbing skills, climbing etiquette and belaying techniques.

  30. North Cascades Mountaineering Course

    North Cascades Mountaineering Course

    Jul 12 -- Jul 16

    $920.00

    This is the course that will give you a solid introduction to all aspects of classic mountaineering in the best venue in the lower 48 states. North Cascades National Park.

  31. Intro to Rock Climbing

    Intro to Rock Climbing

    Jul 14 -- Jul 16

    $360.00

    Learn the thrill of rock climbing with an emphasis on safety and skills that will allow you to enjoy the sport with confidence. The climbing areas of North Bend are located a mere 30 miles from Seattle. 

  32. Mount Baker North Ridge

    Mount Baker North Ridge

    Jul 14 -- Jul 16

    $750.00

    The Baker North Ridge is one of top 5 classic ice routes in the lower 48 states and one of the 50 classic climbs of North America. Standing at 10,781 feet, Mount Baker is the third highest peak in the State of Washington. This route is a super classic.

  33. Lead climbing course

    Lead Climbing Course

    Jul 14 -- Jul 16

    $450.00

    The objective of this intermediate level rock climbing course is to give the course participant the necessary skills and judgment to comfortably lead sport routes at their desired level of difficulty.

  34. Pre dawn at around 8000 feet on the "Coleman Glacier"

    3-Day Mount Baker Mountaineering School and Summit Climb

    Jul 14 -- Jul 16

    $490.00

    Don't have enough time for our full 5-Day Mountaineering school?  No worries, gain mountaineering skills including glacier travel, crevasse rescue, ice climbing on Mount Baker, in are shortened 3-Day course. Mount Baker is arguably the best location to gain intensive glacier travel skills in the lower 48 states. We offer multiple dates.

  35. Forbidden West Ridge

    Forbidden Peak Climb

    Forbidden Peak, North Cascades National Park

    Jul 15 -- Jul 16

    $580.00

    Climbing Forbidden Peak is a quintessentially North Cascadian Experience - by any route. All its classic ridge routes - the famous West Ridge, the East Ridge or the lonely North Ridge are well worth the effort and provide an unforgettable experience in a stunning setting. 

  36. Mount Baker Summit Climb

    Mount Baker Summit Climb

    Jul 15 -- Jul 16

    $480.00

    Mount Baker is one of the most beautiful volcanoes on the West Coast. Climbing this technically moderate 10780 foot peak can be done as an overnight trip! We will be climbing up the entertaining Coleman-Deming Glacier route.

  37. Tooth South Face Climb

    Tooth South Face Climb

    Jul 15 -- Jul 15

    $220.00

    The South Face of the Tooth is the most easily accessed, moderate multi-pitch alpine rock route in Western Washington.

  38. The Pickets Traverse

    The Pickets Traverse

    North Cascades National Park

    Jul 17 -- Jul 22

    $1,300.00

    This sub-range of the North Cascades is considered the most rugged terrain in the lower 48. A traverse through the Picket Range is a true adventure.

  39. Mount Baker Mountaineering School and Summit Climb

    Mount Baker Mountaineering School and Summit Climb

    Jul 19 -- Jul 23

    $815.00

    Gain mountaineering skills including glacier travel, crevasse rescue, ice climbing on Mount Baker. Mount Baker is arguably the best location to gain intensive glacier travel skills in the lower 48 states. Join us.

  40. Jeff in the Fisher Chimneys

    Mount Shuksan Fisher Chimneys

    Jul 21 -- Jul 23

    $810.00

    Mount Shuksan's Fisher Chimeys is one of the very classic cascadian alpine routes up the arguably most iconic peak in North Cascades National Park. You will do it all. A scenic hike, climb a complicated series of chimneys, camp in an amazing setting, cross several glaciers and climb the spectacular summit pyramid to the summit of Mount Shuksan.

  41. Chair Peak in the Alpental Valley

    Chair Peak Climb

    Jul 22 -- Jul 22

    $250.00

    Chair Peak in the Alpental Valley offers several routes of varying difficulty in a surprisingly alpine setting barely one hour from Seattle. What a great day trip for anyone looking for a quick alpine outing or a solid training peak for bigger objectives later on.

  42. Mount Baker North Ridge

    Mount Baker North Ridge

    Jul 22 -- Jul 24

    $750.00

    The Baker North Ridge is one of top 5 classic ice routes in the lower 48 states and one of the 50 classic climbs of North America. Standing at 10,781 feet, Mount Baker is the third highest peak in the State of Washington. This route is a super classic.

  43. beautiful bivy on the Torment - Forbidden Traverse

    Classic Alpine Adventures in the North Cascades

    North Cascades National Park

    Jul 24 -- Jul 29

    $1,225.00

    Choose your own adventure. For a week we will climb some of the nicest north faces, ridges and classic alpine routes of the North Cascades.

  44. Lead Climbing Courses

    Lead Climbing Courses

    Jul 28 -- Jul 30

    $450.00

    The objective of this intermediate level rock climbing course is to give the course participant the necessary skills and judgment to comfortably lead sport routes at their desired level of difficulty.

  45. Mount Baker North Ridge

    Mount Baker North Ridge

    Jul 28 -- Jul 30

    $750.00

    The Baker North Ridge is one of top 5 classic ice routes in the lower 48 states and one of the 50 classic climbs of North America. Standing at 10,781 feet, Mount Baker is the third highest peak in the State of Washington. This route is a super classic.

  46. Tooth South Face Climb

    Tooth South Face Climb

    Jul 29 -- Jul 29

    $220.00

    The South Face of the Tooth is the most easily accessed, moderate multi-pitch alpine rock route in Western Washington.

  47. Mount Baker Summit Climb

    Mount Baker Summit Climb

    Mount Baker

    Jul 29 -- Jul 30

    $480.00

    Mount Baker is one of the most beautiful volcanoes on the West Coast. Climbing this technically moderate 10780 foot peak can be done as an overnight trip! We will be climbing up the entertaining Coleman-Deming Glacier route.

  48. The Matterhorn and its famous Hornli Ridge

    Matterhorn Hornli Ridge and Zermatt day trips

    Zermatt Valley, Switzerland

    Jul 30 -- Aug 3

    $2,620.00

    Just about every mountaineer wants to climb the Matterhorn at some point. We'll do it...and then some.

  49. August
  50. Advanced Kid's Rock

    Advanced Kid's Rock

    North Bend or Vantage, WA

    Aug 2 -- Aug 4

    $250.00

    We've had great success with our Kid's Rock program and many of the kids are ready for more.

  51. Mount Baker Mountaineering School and Summit Climb

    Mount Baker Mountaineering School and Summit Climb

    Aug 2 -- Aug 6

    $815.00

    Gain mountaineering skills including glacier travel, crevasse rescue, ice climbing on Mount Baker. Mount Baker is arguably the best location to gain intensive glacier travel skills in the lower 48 states. Join us.

  52. Squamish Trad-Rock Climbing Course

    Squamish Trad-Rock Climbing Course

    Aug 4 -- Aug 6

    $850.00

    Squamish Rock Climbing is famous for good reason. The walls of Stawamus Chief Mountain boast some of the best granite climbing in Canada, featuring anything from confidence inspiring single pitch sport routes to enormous multi-pitch crack routes. Our 3-day rock climbing course in Squamish is designed to introduce you to the craft of multi-pitch climbing using traditional gear. 

  53. Excursion to the Boston Glacier looking south

    3-Day North Cascades Mountaineering Courses

    Aug 4 -- Aug 6

    $550.00

    New for Summer 2016--3-Day Mountaineering Course in the North Cascades!  Where you interested in the 5-day North Cascades Course, but couldn't take the time off?  This is the course that will give you a solid introduction to all aspects of classic mountaineering in the best venue in the lower 48 states. North Cascades National Park. The immediate access to moderately crevassed glaciers, steep climbing on great rock and exposed ridge travel make the Boston Basin area the ideal setting for mountaineering course.

  54. Trad Rock Climbing Course

    Trad Rock Climbing Course

    Aug 4 -- Aug 6

    $460.00

    Learn how to place gear for rock climbing the right way. From ground up. It is important. Sport climbing is one thing, placing gear on lead is another. Learn how to do it safely from professional mountain guides!

  55. Hells Highway

    Mount Shuksan Fisher Chimneys

    Aug 4 -- Aug 6

    $810.00

    Mount Shuksan's Fisher Chimeys is one of the very classic cascadian alpine routes up the arguably most iconic peak in North Cascades National Park. You will do it all. A scenic hike, climb a complicated series of chimneys, camp in an amazing setting, cross several glaciers and climb the spectacular summit pyramid to the summit of Mount Shuksan.

  56. Tooth South Face Climb

    Tooth South Face Climb

    Aug 5 -- Aug 5

    $220.00

    The South Face of the Tooth is the most easily accessed, moderate multi-pitch alpine rock route in Western Washington.

  57. Dave Jordan calling it for the day on the Forbidden Glacier with the Torment - Forbidden Ridge in the background

    North Cascades Ridge Traverses

    North Cascades

    Aug 7 -- Aug 12

    $1,225.00

    This week is designed for the seasoned mountaineer who is interested in climbing several North Cascade classic peaks back to back.

  58. Kurt Buchwald in the fixed rope section near the shoulder.

    Alps Trilogy: Matterhorn, Eiger, Mont Blanc

    Switzerland and France

    Aug 7 -- Aug 16

    $5,500.00

    The Matterhorn, the Eiger and Mont Blanc. It barely needs any explaining. These three peaks represent the quintessential mountains of the Swiss and French Alps.

  59. Mount Baker North Ridge

    Mount Baker North Ridge

    Aug 11 -- Aug 13

    $750.00

    The Baker North Ridge is one of top 5 classic ice routes in the lower 48 states and one of the 50 classic climbs of North America. Standing at 10,781 feet, Mount Baker is the third highest peak in the State of Washington. This route is a super classic.

  60. Intro to Rock Climbing

    Intro to Rock Climbing

    Aug 11 -- Aug 13

    $360.00

    Learn the thrill of rock climbing with an emphasis on safety and skills that will allow you to enjoy the sport with confidence. The climbing areas of North Bend are located a mere 30 miles from Seattle. 

  61. Lead climbing course

    Lead Climbing Course

    Aug 11 -- Aug 13

    $450.00

    The objective of this intermediate level rock climbing course is to give the course participant the necessary skills and judgment to comfortably lead sport routes at their desired level of difficulty.

  62. Pre dawn at around 8000 feet on the "Coleman Glacier"

    3-Day Mount Baker Mountaineering School and Summit Climb

    Aug 11 -- Aug 13

    $490.00

    Don't have enough time for our full 5-Day Mountaineering school?  No worries, gain mountaineering skills including glacier travel, crevasse rescue, ice climbing on Mount Baker, in are shortened 3-Day course. Mount Baker is arguably the best location to gain intensive glacier travel skills in the lower 48 states. We offer multiple dates.

  63. Mount Baker Summit Climb

    Mount Baker Summit Climb

    Mount Baker

    Aug 12 -- Aug 13

    $480.00

    Mount Baker is one of the most beautiful volcanoes on the West Coast. Climbing this technically moderate 10780 foot peak can be done as an overnight trip! We will be climbing up the entertaining Coleman-Deming Glacier route.

  64. Chair Peak in the Alpental Valley

    Chair Peak Climb

    Aug 12 -- Aug 12

    $250.00

    Chair Peak in the Alpental Valley offers several routes of varying difficulty in a surprisingly alpine setting barely one hour from Seattle. What a great day trip for anyone looking for a quick alpine outing or a solid training peak for bigger objectives later on.

  65. Forbidden Summit

    Forbidden Peak Climb

    Forbidden Peak, North Cascades National Park

    Aug 12 -- Aug 13

    $580.00

    Climbing Forbidden Peak is a quintessentially North Cascadian Experience - by any route. All its classic ridge routes - the famous West Ridge, the East Ridge or the lonely North Ridge are well worth the effort and provide an unforgettable experience in a stunning setting. 

  66. Tooth South Face Climb

    Tooth South Face Climb

    Aug 12 -- Aug 12

    $220.00

    The South Face of the Tooth is the most easily accessed, moderate multi-pitch alpine rock route in Western Washington.

  67. Near the summit of the Dufourspitze.

    Monte Rosa Traverse

    Switzerland and Italy

    Aug 14 -- Aug 19

    $2,400.00

    Monte Rosa is the second highest peak in the Alps at 15,292 feet. No other traverse in the Alps will let you summit as many 4,000 meter peaks in such a short time.

  68. Pre dawn at around 8000 feet on the "Coleman Glacier"

    3-Day Mount Baker Mountaineering School and Summit Climb

    Aug 18 -- Aug 20

    $490.00

    Don't have enough time for our full 5-Day Mountaineering school?  No worries, gain mountaineering skills including glacier travel, crevasse rescue, ice climbing on Mount Baker, in are shortened 3-Day course. Mount Baker is arguably the best location to gain intensive glacier travel skills in the lower 48 states. We offer multiple dates.

  69. Hells Highway

    Mount Shuksan Fisher Chimneys

    Aug 18 -- Aug 20

    $810.00

    Mount Shuksan's Fisher Chimeys is one of the very classic cascadian alpine routes up the arguably most iconic peak in North Cascades National Park. You will do it all. A scenic hike, climb a complicated series of chimneys, camp in an amazing setting, cross several glaciers and climb the spectacular summit pyramid to the summit of Mount Shuksan.

  70. Tooth South Face Climb

    Tooth South Face Climb

    Aug 19 -- Aug 19

    $220.00

    The South Face of the Tooth is the most easily accessed, moderate multi-pitch alpine rock route in Western Washington.

  71. Summer Haute Route

    Summer Haute Route

    Aug 21 -- Aug 26

    $2,200.00

    The Summer Haute Route from Chamonix to Zermatt is arguably one of the most scenic and famous multi-day hikes in all of the Alps.

  72. North Cascades Mountaineering Course

    North Cascades Mountaineering Course

    Aug 21 -- Aug 25

    $920.00

    This is the course that will give you a solid introduction to all aspects of classic mountaineering in the best venue in the lower 48 states. North Cascades National Park.

  73. Mount Baker Mountaineering School and Summit Climb

    Mount Baker Mountaineering School and Summit Climb

    Aug 23 -- Aug 27

    $815.00

    Gain mountaineering skills including glacier travel, crevasse rescue, ice climbing on Mount Baker. Mount Baker is arguably the best location to gain intensive glacier travel skills in the lower 48 states. Join us.

  74. Mount Baker North Ridge

    Mount Baker North Ridge

    Aug 25 -- Aug 27

    $750.00

    The Baker North Ridge is one of top 5 classic ice routes in the lower 48 states and one of the 50 classic climbs of North America. Standing at 10,781 feet, Mount Baker is the third highest peak in the State of Washington. This route is a super classic.

  75. Excursion to the Boston Glacier looking south

    3-Day North Cascades Mountaineering Courses

    Aug 25 -- Aug 27

    $550.00

    New for Summer 2016--3-Day Mountaineering Course in the North Cascades!  Where you interested in the 5-day North Cascades Course, but couldn't take the time off?  This is the course that will give you a solid introduction to all aspects of classic mountaineering in the best venue in the lower 48 states. North Cascades National Park. The immediate access to moderately crevassed glaciers, steep climbing on great rock and exposed ridge travel make the Boston Basin area the ideal setting for mountaineering course.

  76. Tooth South Face Climb

    Tooth South Face Climb

    Aug 26 -- Aug 26

    $220.00

    The South Face of the Tooth is the most easily accessed, moderate multi-pitch alpine rock route in Western Washington.

  77. Mount Baker Summit Climb

    Mount Baker Summit Climb

    Mount Baker

    Aug 26 -- Aug 27

    $480.00

    Mount Baker is one of the most beautiful volcanoes on the West Coast. Climbing this technically moderate 10780 foot peak can be done as an overnight trip! We will be climbing up the entertaining Coleman-Deming Glacier route.

  78. Chair Peak in the Alpental Valley

    Chair Peak Climb

    Aug 26 -- Aug 26

    $250.00

    Chair Peak in the Alpental Valley offers several routes of varying difficulty in a surprisingly alpine setting barely one hour from Seattle. What a great day trip for anyone looking for a quick alpine outing or a solid training peak for bigger objectives later on.

  79. Get comfortable on Alpine Ice.

    Alpine Ice Course on Mount Baker

    Mount Baker, WA

    Aug 31 -- Sep 3

    $655.00

    This course covers steep ice climbing, anchor systems, rope handling in alpine and glaciated terrain, multi pitch scenarios, gear selection, route and site selection and much more.

  80. September
  81. Mount Shuksan from Lake Anne

    Mount Shuksan Fisher Chimneys

    Sep 1 -- Sep 3

    $810.00

    Mount Shuksan's Fisher Chimeys is one of the very classic cascadian alpine routes up the arguably most iconic peak in North Cascades National Park. You will do it all. A scenic hike, climb a complicated series of chimneys, camp in an amazing setting, cross several glaciers and climb the spectacular summit pyramid to the summit of Mount Shuksan.

  82. Squamish Trad-Rock Climbing Course

    Squamish Trad-Rock Climbing Course

    Sep 1 -- Sep 3

    $850.00

    Squamish Rock Climbing is famous for good reason. The walls of Stawamus Chief Mountain boast some of the best granite climbing in Canada, featuring anything from confidence inspiring single pitch sport routes to enormous multi-pitch crack routes. Our 3-day rock climbing course in Squamish is designed to introduce you to the craft of multi-pitch climbing using traditional gear.

  83. Forbidden West Ridge

    Forbidden Peak Climb

    Forbidden Peak, North Cascades National Park

    Sep 2 -- Sep 3

    $580.00

    Climbing Forbidden Peak is a quintessentially North Cascadian Experience - by any route. All its classic ridge routes - the famous West Ridge, the East Ridge or the lonely North Ridge are well worth the effort and provide an unforgettable experience in a stunning setting. 

  84. Mount Baker Summit Climb

    Mount Baker Summit Climb-September

    Mount Baker

    Sep 2 -- Sep 3

    $480.00

    Mount Baker is one of the most beautiful volcanoes on the West Coast. Climbing this technically moderate 10780 foot peak can be done as an overnight trip! We will be climbing up the entertaining Coleman-Deming Glacier route.

  85. North Cascades Mountaineering Course

    North Cascades Mountaineering Course

    Sep 6 -- Sep 10

    $920.00

    This is the course that will give you a solid introduction to all aspects of classic mountaineering in the best venue in the lower 48 states. North Cascades National Park.

  86. On the upper Curtis Glacier looking at Hells Highway

    Mount Shuksan Fisher Chimneys

    Sep 8 -- Sep 10

    $810.00

    Mount Shuksan's Fisher Chimeys is one of the very classic cascadian alpine routes up the arguably most iconic peak in North Cascades National Park. You will do it all. A scenic hike, climb a complicated series of chimneys, camp in an amazing setting, cross several glaciers and climb the spectacular summit pyramid to the summit of Mount Shuksan.

  87. Mount Baker North Ridge

    Mount Baker North Ridge

    Sep 8 -- Sep 10

    $750.00

    The Baker North Ridge is one of top 5 classic ice routes in the lower 48 states and one of the 50 classic climbs of North America. Standing at 10,781 feet, Mount Baker is the third highest peak in the State of Washington. This route is a super classic.

  88. December
  89. AIARE 1

    Avalanche Course AIARE Level 1 - Snoqualmie Pass

    Snoqualmie Pass

    Dec 15 -- Dec 17

    $325.00

    This course is geared around the backcountry user who does not have any avalanche safety training yet. It is a judgment-building course packed with information. You will be introduced to topics such as mountain weather, different snow packs, tour planning, hazard recognition and evaluation, snow pack analysis, transceiver search and much more.

  90. January
  91. AIARE Level 1

    Avalanche Course AIARE Level 1 - Snoqualmie

    Snoqualmie Pass

    Jan 5 -- Jan 7

    $325.00

    The Level 1 Avalanche course is a 24-hour introduction to avalanche hazard management. The course is a combination of lectures and fieldwork with two 3.5-hour evening sessions at Pro Ski and Mountain Service of North Bend, and two field days in the Snoqualmie Backcountry.

  92. Avalanche Course AIARE Level 1 - Crystal Mountain

    Avalanche Course AIARE Level 1 - Crystal Mountain

    Crystal Mountain

    Jan 9 -- Jan 14

    $335.00

    This Avalanche course is geared around the backcountry user who does not have any avalanche safety training yet. It is a judgment-building course packed with information. In the AIARE Level 1, you will be introduced to topics such as mountain weather, different snow packs, tour planning, hazard recognition and evaluation, snow pack analysis, transceiver search and much more.

  93. Avalanche Course AIARE Level 2 - Snoqualmie Pass

    Avalanche Course AIARE Level 2 - Snoqualmie Pass

    Jan 11 -- Jan 14

    $480.00

    The level 2 avalanche course is a 4-day program that builds on the level 1 curriculum, and advances the students knowledge of avalanche stability and decision making skills. This course is designed for aspiring guides, patrollers, and experienced backcountry recreationalists who are looking to learn the industry standards for recording and observing factors critical to stability evaluation.

  94. AIARE 1

    Avalanche Course AIARE Level 1 - Snoqualmie Pass

    Snoqualmie Pass

    Jan 16 -- Jan 21

    $325.00

    This course is geared around the backcountry user who does not have any avalanche safety training yet. It is a judgment-building course packed with information. You will be introduced to topics such as mountain weather, different snow packs, tour planning, hazard recognition and evaluation, snow pack analysis, transceiver search and much more.

  95. Crystal Mountain Backcountry Photo Cred. Shane Robinson

    Avalanche Course AIARE Level 1 - Crystal Mountain

    Crystal Mountain

    Jan 23 -- Jan 28

    $335.00

    This Avalanche course is geared around the backcountry user who does not have any avalanche safety training yet. It is a judgment-building course packed with information. In the AIARE Level 1, you will be introduced to topics such as mountain weather, different snow packs, tour planning, hazard recognition and evaluation, snow pack analysis, transceiver search and much more.

  96. AIARE 1

    Avalanche Course AIARE Level 1 - Snoqualmie Pass

    Snoqualmie Pass

    Jan 26 -- Jan 28

    $325.00

    This course is geared around the backcountry user who does not have any avalanche safety training yet. It is a judgment-building course packed with information. You will be introduced to topics such as mountain weather, different snow packs, tour planning, hazard recognition and evaluation, snow pack analysis, transceiver search and much more.

  97. Daily dose of pow

    Japan Powder Skiing 2018

    Hokkaido Peninsula, Japan

    Jan 29 -- Feb 3

    $2,780.00

    Niseko gets its snow from cold fronts coming out of Siberia, picking up moisture as they cross the Sea of Japan, then dumping it when it hits the mountains of Hokkaido and Honshu. The combination creates a huge amount of very dry snow, and you get to ski it over, and over, and over again.

  98. February
  99. AIARE 1

    Avalanche Course AIARE Level 1 - Snoqualmie Pass

    Snoqualmie Pass

    Feb 6 -- Feb 11

    $325.00

    This course is geared around the backcountry user who does not have any avalanche safety training yet. It is a judgment-building course packed with information. You will be introduced to topics such as mountain weather, different snow packs, tour planning, hazard recognition and evaluation, snow pack analysis, transceiver search and much more.

  100. Crystal Mountain Backcountry Photo Cred. Shane Robinson

    Avalanche Course AIARE Level 1 - Crystal Mountain

    Crystal Mountain

    Feb 9 -- Feb 11

    $335.00

    This Avalanche course is geared around the backcountry user who does not have any avalanche safety training yet. It is a judgment-building course packed with information. In the AIARE Level 1, you will be introduced to topics such as mountain weather, different snow packs, tour planning, hazard recognition and evaluation, snow pack analysis, transceiver search and much more.

  101. AIARE 1

    Avalanche Course AIARE Level 1 - Snoqualmie Pass

    Snoqualmie Pass

    Feb 16 -- Feb 18

    $325.00

    This course is geared around the backcountry user who does not have any avalanche safety training yet. It is a judgment-building course packed with information. You will be introduced to topics such as mountain weather, different snow packs, tour planning, hazard recognition and evaluation, snow pack analysis, transceiver search and much more.

  102. AIARE Level 1

    Avalanche Course AIARE Level 1 - Snoqualmie Pass

    Snoqualmie Pass

    Feb 20 -- Feb 25

    $325.00

    This course is geared around the backcountry user who does not have any avalanche safety training yet. It is a judgment-building course packed with information. You will be introduced to topics such as mountain weather, different snow packs, tour planning, hazard recognition and evaluation, snow pack analysis, transceiver search and much more.

  103. Avalanche Course AIARE Level 2 - Snoqualmie Pass

    Avalanche Course AIARE Level 2 - Snoqualmie Pass

    Feb 22 -- Feb 25

    $480.00

    The level 2 avalanche course is a 4-day program that builds on the level 1 curriculum, and advances the students knowledge of avalanche stability and decision making skills. This course is designed for aspiring guides, patrollers, and experienced backcountry recreationalists who are looking to learn the industry standards for recording and observing factors critical to stability evaluation.

  104. March
  105. AIARE 1

    Avalanche Course AIARE Level 1 - Snoqualmie Pass

    Snoqualmie Pass

    Mar 2 -- Mar 4

    $325.00

    This course is geared around the backcountry user who does not have any avalanche safety training yet. It is a judgment-building course packed with information. You will be introduced to topics such as mountain weather, different snow packs, tour planning, hazard recognition and evaluation, snow pack analysis, transceiver search and much more.

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    Avalanche Course AIARE Level 1 - Snoqualmie Pass

    Snoqualmie Pass

    Mar 6 -- Mar 11

    $325.00

    This course is geared around the backcountry user who does not have any avalanche safety training yet. It is a judgment-building course packed with information. You will be introduced to topics such as mountain weather, different snow packs, tour planning, hazard recognition and evaluation, snow pack analysis, transceiver search and much more.

  107. Accessing the good on the Glacier de Thoule, Courmayeur

    Short Bus Adventure Ski Week 2018

    Switzerland

    Mar 26 -- Mar 31

    $3,050.00

    Chamonix, Zermatt and Saas-Fee are world class resorts in the Alps with an amazing lift infrastructure and we intend to use it. During the Short Bus Week we will expose a group of Adventure skiers to some of the best known and some of the not so well known ski tours and ski descents of the Savoy and Valaisan Alps. We know the Alps and especially the Swiss Alps. We know them more intimately than many guides from the states who guide there.