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Baker Backcountry Skiing and Riding

Mount Baker Ski Descent

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North Cascades Ski Traverse

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Mt. Erie

Vesper

Alpine

Custom Alpine Trip

Mount Baker Easton Glacier

Mount Baker Coleman Deming

Mount Baker North Ridge

Shuksan Sulphide

Shuksan Fisher Chimneys

West Ridge of Forbidden

Ice Cap Slam

Olympus

Glacier Peak

Vesper

Pickets Traverse

Eldorado East Ridge

Ruth & Icy

Dorado Needle

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Intro to Backcountry Skiing and Riding

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Gym to Crag

Learn to Lead

Intro to Big Wall

Anchor Building

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Custom Alpine Course

Glacier Mountaineering

Crevasse Rescue

Anchor Building

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Custom Avalanche Course

AIARE Level 1

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AIARE Rescue Course

Avalanche Alumni Mentorship Days

Travel Techniques for Backcountry Skiers

Travel Techniques for Backcountry Skiers

Travel Techniques for Backcountry Skiers & Riders By: Phil Straub Backcountry skiing or riding is, in many ways, a team sport. Sure, you can go it alone out there, but most folks choose to venture into the mountains with partners. The reasons to ski with other...
Backcountry Skiing Repair Kits

Backcountry Skiing Repair Kits

Backcountry Skiing Repair Kits By: Zack McGill One of the most overlooked pieces of gear you should always carry in the backcountry is a repair kit. Why? Let’s layout a little scenario. You’re out for a long day tour in perfect pow conditions. So sweet. To get away...
The Avalanche Educator Resource

The Avalanche Educator Resource

RESOURCES for Avalanche Educators By: Zack McGill First off, whether you are a new instructor about to instruct your first avalanche course or a seasoned course leader, thank you for being here. The purpose behind The Avalanche Educator Resource is to provide a place...
The Backcountry Skiing Guide

The Backcountry Skiing Guide

The Backcountry Skiing & Riding Guide By: Zack McGill Welcome to the Backcountry Skiing Guide! This is a living document that consistently updates with the latest and greatest in the industry.  For you climbing addicts, the The Alpine Climbing Guide is...
Strategic Shoveling for Avalanche Rescue

Strategic Shoveling for Avalanche Rescue

Strategic Shoveling for Avalanche Rescue By: Zack McGill When most folks think of avalanche rescue, they think of the beacon search. We get it. Beacons are sexy. It’s cool technology that has noises and a display to look at that really appeals to our Tik Tok...
Single Burial Avalanche Rescue

Single Burial Avalanche Rescue

Single Burial Avalanche Rescue By: Zack McGill First off, the best way to avoid a rescue is to avoid the avalanche all together. Take an Avalanche Course to be proactive and avoid being caught in an avalanche all together. That said, even the most trained...