1. April
  2. Splitboard Mountaineering

    Splitboard Mountaineering

    Apr 27 -- Apr 29

    $540.00

    Want to take your backcountry splitboarding skills to the next level?
    Our new Mount Baker Splitboard Mountaineering Course is the perfect course for the already experienced backcountry splitboarder who is interested in exploring splitboard mountaineering in glaciated terrain. It is also suited as preparation for multi-day tours that are not hut supplied. The course takes place on the north side of Mount Baker on the Coleman Glacier. Geared for any who have a passion for the backcountry and a desire to explore further.

  3. Splitboard Mountaineering April 27-29

    Splitboard Mountaineering April 27-29

    Apr 27 -- Apr 29

    $540.00

    Want to take your backcountry splitboarding skills to the next level?
    Our new Mount Baker Splitboard Mountaineering Course is the perfect course for the already experienced backcountry splitboarder who is interested in exploring splitboard mountaineering in glaciated terrain. It is also suited as preparation for multi-day tours that are not hut supplied. The course takes place on the north side of Mount Baker on the Coleman Glacier. Geared for any who have a passion for the backcountry and a desire to explore further.

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    TGIF Backcountry Ski Day Trips - Snoqualmie Pass

    Apr 27 -- Apr 27

    $175.00

    The mountains in the greater Seattle backyard hold a collection of backcountry skiing gems that should not be missed. There are couloirs to ski, peaks and slopes with views hard to find, and hidden powder lines to discover. Come with us and discover the surprising area north of Snoqualmie Pass.

  5. Sahale Peak Ski Touring

    Sahale Peak Ski Touring

    North Cascades National Park

    Apr 28 -- Apr 29

    $390.00

    It's been named the best summit view in the North Cascades and this may well be true. Come see for yourself!

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    TGIF Backcountry Ski Day Trips - Snoqualmie Pass

    Apr 28 -- Apr 28

    $175.00

    The mountains in the greater Seattle backyard hold a collection of backcountry skiing gems that should not be missed. There are couloirs to ski, peaks and slopes with views hard to find, and hidden powder lines to discover. Come with us and discover the surprising area north of Snoqualmie Pass.

  7. Women's Mount Baker Ski Mountaineering Course and Summit

    Women's Mount Baker Ski Mountaineering Course and Summit

    Apr 29 -- May 1

    $540.00

    Are you a lady wanting to take your backcountry skiing to the next level?
    Our Mount Baker Ski Mountaineering Course is the perfect course the already experienced back country skier who is interested in exploring ski mountaineering in glaciated terrain. It is also suited as a preparation for multi-day ski tours that are not hut supplied. The course takes place on the north side of Mount Baker on the Coleman Glacier. Come join the other women who have a passion for the backcountry and a desire to explore further.

  8. May
  9. Forbidden Tour

    Forbidden Tour

    North Cascades National Park

    May 3 -- May 6

    $750.00

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

  10. 4-Day Ski Mountaineering Course in Boston Basin

    4-Day Ski Mountaineering Course in Boston Basin

    May 3 -- May 6

    $720.00

    Boston Basin is located in the heart of the North Cascades National Park and lies at the foot of the famous Forbidden Peak. The Boston Basin area quite possibly provides one of the best ski mountaineering course settings in the lower 48 states. You will be taught an amazing curriculum by AMGA or IFMGA certified guides.

  11. 4-Day Mount Baker Ski Mountaineering Course

    4-Day Mount Baker Ski Mountaineering Course

    May 4 -- May 7

    $720.00

    Our Mount Baker Ski Mountaineering Course is the perfect course the already experienced back country skier who is interested in exploring ski mountaineering in glaciated terrain. It is also suited as a preparation for multi-day ski tours that are not hut supplied. The course takes place on the north side of Mount Baker on the Coleman Glacier.  

  12. Intro to Rock

    Intro to Rock Climbing

    May 4 -- May 6

    $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. 

  13. Landing on the Dais glacier

    Canadian Coast Range - Mount Waddington Ski Expedition 2018

    Coast Range, B.C., Canada

    May 4 -- May 14

    $2,800.00

    At 13,300 feet, Mount Waddington is the highest mountain in British Columbia. The Waddington Range is known in the climbing community for its great granite, endless number of routes, vast ski touring terrain and remote location - so remote that access becomes easy. We drive to a heli-port west of Williams Lake, B.C. and fly into the heart of the range with White Saddle Air.

  14. Spearhead Traverse Express

    Spearhead Traverse Express

    May 4 -- May 6

    $600.00

    The Northwest has the Spearhead Traverse. Easy access, a spectacular setting in the back country of the continent's best ski area, heavily glaciated terrain and even a hut make it a must for anybody who is serious about ski touring. It seems incredible to me that a ski traverse of such quality and easy access (we take the lift to the top of the Blackcomb ski area) can still offer so much solitude and such a wilderness experience. The Spearhead Traverse Express follows the same route as the standard Spearhead Express, we just do it a bit faster this time.

  15. Trad Rock Climbing Course

    Trad Rock Climbing Course

    May 4 -- May 6

    $475.00

    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!

  16. Lead climbing course

    Lead Climbing Course

    May 4 -- May 6

    $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.

  17. Black Buttes Camp with Mount Baker in the background

    Mount Baker Ski Summit Express

    Mount Baker in the North Cascades

    May 5 -- May 6

    $390.00

    Do you simply want to summit this beautiful peak on skis over a quick weekend? Are you fit and ready? Come with us.

  18. Pickets Ski Traverse

    Pickets Ski Traverse

    May 8 -- May 13

    $1,275.00

    A ski traverse through the famed Picket Range of the North Cascades National Park. It is a once in a lifetime trip!

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    4-Day Mount Baker Ski Mountaineering Course

    May 11 -- May 14

    $720.00

    Our Mount Baker Ski Mountaineering Course is the perfect course the already experienced back country skier who is interested in exploring ski mountaineering in glaciated terrain. It is also suited as a preparation for multi-day ski tours that are not hut supplied. The course takes place on the north side of Mount Baker on the Coleman Glacier.  

  20. Pickets Ski Traverse

    Pickets Ski Traverse

    May 16 -- May 21

    $1,275.00

    A ski traverse through the famed Picket Range of the North Cascades National Park. It is a once in a lifetime trip!

  21. 4-Day Ski Mountaineering Course in Boston Basin

    4-Day Ski Mountaineering Course in Boston Basin

    May 17 -- May 20

    $720.00

    Boston Basin is located in the heart of the North Cascades National Park and lies at the foot of the famous Forbidden Peak. The Boston Basin area quite possibly provides one of the best ski mountaineering course settings in the lower 48 states. You will be taught an amazing curriculum by AMGA or IFMGA certified guides.

  22. Colfax Peak in the background

    Mount Baker Ski Summit

    Mt. Baker

    May 18 -- May 20

    $540.00

    Mount Baker offers some of the best ski touring in the state. It's hard to argue with 8,000 feet of vertical!

  23. Mt. Shuksan via the White Salmon Glacier

    Mt. Shuksan via the White Salmon Glacier

    North Cascades

    May 19 -- May 20

    $390.00

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

  24. Mount Baker Bullet Train

    Mount Baker Bullet Train

    May 19 -- May 19

    $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!

  25. On the lower Inspiration Glacier Plateau

    Forbidden Traverse Express

    North Cascades National Park

    May 26 -- May 28

    $540.00

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

  26. June
  27. Trad Rock Course

    Trad Rock Climbing Course

    Jun 1 -- Jun 3

    $475.00

    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!

  28. Baker Summit Ridge

    Mount Baker Bullet Train

    Jun 2 -- Jun 2

    $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!

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

    3-Day Mount Baker Mountaineering School and Summit Climb

    Jun 8 -- Jun 10

    $500.00

    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.

  30. Lead climbing course

    Lead Climbing Course

    Jun 8 -- Jun 10

    $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.

  31. Intro to Rock

    Intro to Rock Climbing

    Jun 8 -- Jun 10

    $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. Tooth South Face Climb

    Tooth South Face Climb

    Jun 16 -- Jun 16

    $220.00

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

  33. Chair Peak Climb

    Chair Peak Climb

    Jun 16 -- Jun 16

    $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.

  34. 5-Day Mount Baker Mountaineering School and Summit Climb

    5-Day Mount Baker Mountaineering School and Summit Climb

    Jun 20 -- Jun 24

    $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.

  35. Excursion to the Boston Glacier looking south

    3-Day North Cascades Mountaineering Courses

    Jun 22 -- Jun 24

    $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.

  36. Infinite Bliss Rock Climb

    Infinite Bliss Rock Climb

    Jun 23 -- Jun 23

    $350.00

    Infinite Bliss is a super fun 23-pitch bolted route in a beautiful setting with the difficulty ranging from 5.6 to 5.10. While it is bolted, the impressive length of this climb makes it a serious endeavor.
    This route is not a true sport route. It is a bolt-protected slab climb with intermittent steep face climbing (especially the last 5 pitches. It is extremely long which means you need to be quick and efficient. People say that it is the longest bolted climb in the USA and Canada and it is located right here in our backyard - the beautiful Middle Fork of the Snoqualmie Valley. Infinite Bliss blurrs the lines between bigwall climbing, sport route and alpine rock route. Without a doubt it is a great test of one's climbing efficiency and an unforgettable adventure. 

  37. Classic Sunny Vantage

    Intro and Intermediate Rock Climbing in Vantage, WA

    Vantage, WA

    Jun 23 -- Jun 24

    $360.00

    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!

  38. 5-Day North Cascades Mountaineering Courses

    5-Day North Cascades Mountaineering Courses

    Jun 27 -- Jul 1

    $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.

  39. Squamish Trad-Rock Climbing Course

    Squamish Trad-Rock Climbing Course

    Jun 29 -- Jul 1

    $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. 

  40. Tooth South Face Climb

    Tooth South Face Climb

    Jun 30 -- Jun 30

    $220.00

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

  41. Mount Baker Summit Climb

    Mount Baker Summit Climb

    Jun 30 -- Jul 1

    $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.

  42. July
  43. 5-Day Mount Baker Mountaineering School and Summit Climb

    5-Day Mount Baker Mountaineering School and Summit Climb

    Jul 4 -- Jul 8

    $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.

  44. Trad Rock Course

    Trad Rock Climbing Course

    Jul 6 -- Jul 8

    $475.00

    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!

  45. Excursion to the Boston Glacier looking south

    3-Day North Cascades Mountaineering Courses

    Jul 6 -- Jul 8

    $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.

  46. Mount Shuksan Fisher Chimneys climb

    Mount Shuksan Fisher Chimneys

    Jul 6 -- Jul 8

    $880.00

    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.

  47. Chair Peak in the Alpental Valley

    Chair Peak Climb

    Jul 7 -- Jul 7

    $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.

  48. Forbidden West Ridge

    Forbidden Peak Climb

    Forbidden Peak, North Cascades National Park

    Jul 7 -- Jul 8

    $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. 

  49. Tooth South Face Climb

    Tooth South Face Climb

    Jul 7 -- Jul 7

    $220.00

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

  50. Infinite Bliss Rock Climb

    Infinite Bliss Rock Climb

    Jul 7 -- Jul 7

    $350.00

    Infinite Bliss is a super fun 23-pitch bolted route in a beautiful setting with the difficulty ranging from 5.6 to 5.10. While it is bolted, the impressive length of this climb makes it a serious endeavor.
    This route is not a true sport route. It is a bolt-protected slab climb with intermittent steep face climbing (especially the last 5 pitches. It is extremely long which means you need to be quick and efficient. People say that it is the longest bolted climb in the USA and Canada and it is located right here in our backyard - the beautiful Middle Fork of the Snoqualmie Valley. Infinite Bliss blurrs the lines between bigwall climbing, sport route and alpine rock route. Without a doubt it is a great test of one's climbing efficiency and an unforgettable adventure. 

  51. The Kautz Chute from Camp Hazard

    Mount Rainier Climb -- SOLD OUT, CALL FOR 2019 INFORMATION

    Mount Rainier National Park

    Jul 8 -- Jul 11

    $1,495.00

    Mount Rainier is undeniable. At almost 14,400 feet Mount Rainier is the third highest peak in the lower 48 states and arguably the most massive, high alpine peak. We will climb Mount Rainier via the Kautz Route for a more enjoyable experience away from the crowds. This route is slightly more advanced than the standard Emmons Glacier and Disappointment Cleaver Route. 

  52. Nils Watkins getting after it.

    Kid's Rock Climbing

    North Bend or Vantage, WA

    Jul 11 -- Jul 13

    $250.00

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

  53. Intro to Rock Climbing

    Intro to Rock Climbing

    Jul 13 -- Jul 15

    $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. 

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

    3-Day Mount Baker Mountaineering School and Summit Climb

    Jul 13 -- Jul 15

    $500.00

    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.

  55. Lead climbing course

    Lead Climbing Course

    Jul 13 -- Jul 15

    $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.

  56. Mount Baker North Ridge

    Mount Baker North Ridge

    Jul 13 -- Jul 15

    $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.

  57. Tooth South Face Climb

    Tooth South Face Climb

    Jul 14 -- Jul 14

    $220.00

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

  58. Mount Baker Summit Climb

    Mount Baker Summit Climb

    Jul 14 -- Jul 15

    $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.

  59. Forbidden West Ridge

    Forbidden Peak Climb

    Forbidden Peak, North Cascades National Park

    Jul 14 -- Jul 15

    $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. 

  60. The Pickets Traverse

    The Pickets Traverse

    North Cascades National Park

    Jul 16 -- Jul 21

    $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.

  61. North Cascades Mountaineering Course

    5-Day North Cascades Mountaineering Course

    Jul 18 -- Jul 22

    $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.

  62. Mount Baker Mountaineering School and Summit Climb

    5-Day Mount Baker Mountaineering School and Summit Climb

    Jul 18 -- Jul 22

    $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.

  63. Jeff in the Fisher Chimneys

    Mount Shuksan Fisher Chimneys

    Jul 20 -- Jul 22

    $880.00

    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.

  64. Infinite Bliss Rock Climb

    Infinite Bliss Rock Climb

    Jul 21 -- Jul 21

    $350.00

    Infinite Bliss is a super fun 23-pitch bolted route in a beautiful setting with the difficulty ranging from 5.6 to 5.10. While it is bolted, the impressive length of this climb makes it a serious endeavor.
    This route is not a true sport route. It is a bolt-protected slab climb with intermittent steep face climbing (especially the last 5 pitches. It is extremely long which means you need to be quick and efficient. People say that it is the longest bolted climb in the USA and Canada and it is located right here in our backyard - the beautiful Middle Fork of the Snoqualmie Valley. Infinite Bliss blurrs the lines between bigwall climbing, sport route and alpine rock route. Without a doubt it is a great test of one's climbing efficiency and an unforgettable adventure. 

  65. Tooth South Face Climb

    Tooth South Face Climb

    Jul 21 -- Jul 21

    $220.00

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

  66. Chair Peak in the Alpental Valley

    Chair Peak Climb

    Jul 21 -- Jul 21

    $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.

  67. Mount Baker North Ridge

    Mount Baker North Ridge

    Jul 21 -- Jul 23

    $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.

  68. beautiful bivy on the Torment - Forbidden Traverse

    Classic Alpine Adventures in the North Cascades

    North Cascades National Park

    Jul 23 -- Jul 28

    $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.

  69. Lead Climbing Courses

    Lead Climbing Courses

    Jul 27 -- Jul 29

    $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.

  70. Mount Baker North Ridge

    Mount Baker North Ridge

    Jul 27 -- Jul 29

    $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.

  71. Mount Baker Summit Climb

    Mount Baker Summit Climb

    Mount Baker

    Jul 28 -- Jul 29

    $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.

  72. Tooth South Face Climb

    Tooth South Face Climb

    Jul 28 -- Jul 28

    $220.00

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

  73. Matterhorn Hornli Ridge and Zermatt day trips July 29-Aug 2

    Matterhorn Hornli Ridge and Zermatt day trips July 29-Aug 2

    Zermatt Valley, Switzerland

    Jul 29 -- Aug 2

    $4,500.00

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

  74. August
  75. Advanced Kid's Rock

    Advanced Kid's Rock

    North Bend or Vantage, WA

    Aug 1 -- Aug 3

    $250.00

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

  76. Mount Baker Mountaineering School and Summit Climb

    5-Day Mount Baker Mountaineering School and Summit Climb

    Aug 1 -- Aug 5

    $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.

  77. Hells Highway

    Mount Shuksan Fisher Chimneys

    Aug 3 -- Aug 5

    $880.00

    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.

  78. Trad Rock Climbing Course

    Trad Rock Climbing Course

    Aug 3 -- Aug 5

    $475.00

    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!

  79. Squamish Trad-Rock Climbing Course

    Squamish Trad-Rock Climbing Course

    Aug 3 -- Aug 5

    $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. 

  80. Excursion to the Boston Glacier looking south

    3-Day North Cascades Mountaineering Courses

    Aug 3 -- Aug 5

    $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.

  81. Tooth South Face Climb

    Tooth South Face Climb

    Aug 4 -- Aug 4

    $220.00

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

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

    Alps Trilogy: Matterhorn, Eiger, Mont Blanc

    Switzerland and France

    Aug 6 -- Aug 15

    $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.

  83. Matterhorn Hornli Ridge and Zermatt day trips August 6-10

    Matterhorn Hornli Ridge and Zermatt day trips August 6-10

    Zermatt Valley, Switzerland

    Aug 6 -- Aug 10

    $4,500.00

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

  84. Intro to Rock Climbing

    Intro to Rock Climbing

    Aug 10 -- Aug 12

    $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. 

  85. Mount Baker North Ridge

    Mount Baker North Ridge

    Aug 10 -- Aug 12

    $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.

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

    3-Day Mount Baker Mountaineering School and Summit Climb

    Aug 10 -- Aug 12

    $500.00

    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.

  87. Lead climbing course

    Lead Climbing Course

    Aug 10 -- Aug 12

    $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.

  88. Tooth South Face Climb

    Tooth South Face Climb

    Aug 11 -- Aug 11

    $220.00

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

  89. Mount Baker Summit Climb

    Mount Baker Summit Climb

    Mount Baker

    Aug 11 -- Aug 12

    $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.

  90. Chair Peak in the Alpental Valley

    Chair Peak Climb

    Aug 11 -- Aug 11

    $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.

  91. Monte Rosa Traverse

    Monte Rosa Traverse

    Aug 13 -- Aug 18

    $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.

  92. Summer Haute Route

    Summer Haute Route

    Aug 13 -- Aug 18

    $2,400.00

    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.

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

    3-Day Mount Baker Mountaineering School and Summit Climb

    Aug 17 -- Aug 19

    $500.00

    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.

  94. Hells Highway

    Mount Shuksan Fisher Chimneys

    Aug 17 -- Aug 19

    $880.00

    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.

  95. Forbidden Summit

    Forbidden Peak Climb

    Forbidden Peak, North Cascades National Park

    Aug 18 -- Aug 19

    $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. 

  96. Tooth South Face Climb

    Tooth South Face Climb

    Aug 18 -- Aug 18

    $220.00

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

  97. North Cascades Mountaineering Course

    5-Day North Cascades Mountaineering Course

    Aug 20 -- Aug 24

    $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.

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    Monte Rosa Traverse

    Aug 20 -- Aug 25

    $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.

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    Summer Haute Route

    Aug 20 -- Aug 25

    $2,400.00

    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.

  100. Mount Baker Mountaineering School and Summit Climb

    5-Day Mount Baker Mountaineering School and Summit Climb

    Aug 22 -- Aug 26

    $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.

  101. Excursion to the Boston Glacier looking south

    3-Day North Cascades Mountaineering Courses

    Aug 24 -- Aug 26

    $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.

  102. Mount Baker North Ridge

    Mount Baker North Ridge

    Aug 24 -- Aug 26

    $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.

  103. Mount Baker Summit Climb

    Mount Baker Summit Climb

    Mount Baker

    Aug 25 -- Aug 26

    $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.

  104. Chair Peak in the Alpental Valley

    Chair Peak Climb

    Aug 25 -- Aug 25

    $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.

  105. Tooth South Face Climb

    Tooth South Face Climb

    Aug 25 -- Aug 25

    $220.00

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

  106. Get comfortable on Alpine Ice.

    Alpine Ice Course on Mount Baker

    Mount Baker, WA

    Aug 30 -- Sep 2

    $720.00

    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.

  107. Squamish Trad-Rock Climbing Course

    Squamish Trad-Rock Climbing Course

    Aug 31 -- Sep 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.

  108. Mount Shuksan from Lake Anne

    Mount Shuksan Fisher Chimneys

    Aug 31 -- Sep 2

    $880.00

    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.

  109. September
  110. Mount Baker Summit Climb

    Mount Baker Summit Climb-September

    Mount Baker

    Sep 1 -- Sep 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.

  111. Forbidden West Ridge

    Forbidden Peak Climb

    Forbidden Peak, North Cascades National Park

    Sep 1 -- Sep 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. 

  112. North Cascades Mountaineering Course

    5-Day North Cascades Mountaineering Course

    Sep 5 -- Sep 9

    $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.

  113. Mount Baker North Ridge

    Mount Baker North Ridge

    Sep 7 -- Sep 9

    $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.

  114. On the upper Curtis Glacier looking at Hells Highway

    Mount Shuksan Fisher Chimneys

    Sep 7 -- Sep 9

    $880.00

    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.

  115. Intro to Rock Climbing

    Intro to Rock Climbing

    Sep 28 -- Sep 30

    $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. 

  116. October
  117. Pico De Orizaba

    Pico De Orizaba

    Oct 6 -- Oct 14

    $2,400.00

    MEXICO! Pico de Orizaba (18,491 ft / 5636 m) is the highest point in Mexico and the third highest point in North America. It’s a popular mountaineering objective in its own right. We also propose doing what we’re best known for – skiing right off the summit to the toe of the Jamapa Glacier! The trip can run as an alpine climb or a ski descent. This trip timed to coincide with the end of the storms that brings Orizaba most of its snow. If you are looking for a great way to introduce yourself to high altitude climbing, this is it.

  118. Pico De Orizaba

    Pico De Orizaba

    Oct 20 -- Oct 28

    $2,400.00

    MEXICO! Pico de Orizaba (18,491 ft / 5636 m) is the highest point in Mexico and the third highest point in North America. It’s a popular mountaineering objective in its own right. We also propose doing what we’re best known for – skiing right off the summit to the toe of the Jamapa Glacier! The trip can run as an alpine climb or a ski descent. This trip timed to coincide with the end of the storms that brings Orizaba most of its snow. If you are looking for a great way to introduce yourself to high altitude climbing, this is it.

  119. March
  120. Skitouring in the fjords of Norway 2019

    Skitouring in the fjords of Norway 2019

    Northern Norway

    Mar 25 -- Mar 30

    $3,260.00

    The ski trip into the Norwegian fjords around Romsdalen is a world-class experience. The lands along the Norwegian Coast have been inhabited for thousands of years and yet a lot of the primeval character of the landscape remains. The meeting of mountains and ocean is truly remarkable.The coastline may very well be the most complicated one in the world. Thousands of fjords ranging from a few hundred meters to over 100 kilometers make up the coast of Norway. After having been there, we saw just enough to realize that the skiing possibilities are just about endless.

  121. June
  122. Tooth South Face Climb

    Tooth South Face Climb

    Jun 23 -- Jun 23

    $220.00

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