Trip Schedule

Eagle Float
Skagit River Bald Eagle float
Open to:
5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12

This trip is a flat water float through the Bald Eagle Sanctuary between the towns of Marblemount and Rockport.

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US Snowshoeing / Tracking
Open to:
9, 10, 11, 12

This trip will explore a scenic area near Snoqualmie Pass and will give an introduction to snowshoeing as well as a chance to do some animal tracking. The students will learn how to make adjustments to their shoes as well as the basic techniques of snowshoeing.

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MS Snowshoeing
Open to:
5, 6, 7, 8

This trip will explore a scenic area near Snoqualmie Pass and will give an introduction to snowshoeing. The students will learn how to make adjustments to their shoes as well as the basic techniques of snowshoeing. They will also learn some basic avalanche awareness. Snowshoes will be provided.

Snowcamping
US Snow Camping / XC skiing
Open to:
9, 10, 11, 12

This trip will explore an area near Steven's Pass. We will be cross country skiing and carrying packs so we will not be traveling long distances (2 miles at most per day). There will be plenty of time to ski into the campsite and set up camp.

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US Backcountry Skiing
Open to:
9, 10, 11, 12

This will be a introduction to the joys of backcountry skiing at Stevens or Snoqualmie Pass (not in the ski area). Participants will need backcountry skis (rent from Pro Ski) and climbing skins. If you are already an alpine skier renting alpine touring gear may be your best bet.

Snow Camping
7th/8th Snow Camping
Open to:
7, 8

This trip will explore an area near Steven's Pass. We will be snow shoeing and carrying packs so we will not be traveling long distances (2 miles at most per day). There will be plenty of time to hike into the campsite and set up camp.

Wilderness First Aid class
Open to:
9, 10, 11, 12
Parents are also invited to sign up for this trip.

Are your wilderness medicine protocols on the tip of your tongue or in the bottom of your pack? Join the leader in wilderness medicine for a two-day scenario-based course to review and practice evacuation and decision making guidelines.

Snultimate
US Snultimate Frisbee
Open to:
9, 10, 11, 12

This is a chance for Overlake's brave to head up to Snoqualmie Pass, hike a short distance to a snow field and play ultimate frisbee in the snow. It has been rumored that a BBQ grill is hiked in on a sled for some post ultimate cooking!!

Destination: Snoqualmie Pass area

Parent Snowshoe
Parent Snowshoe Trip
Parents are also invited to sign up for this trip.

Spend the day with Kent Renno, learning about the goals and expectations of the Outdoor Program and what your kids will experience on an outdoor trip. This trip will explore a scenic area near Snoqualmie Pass and will give an introduction to snowshoeing.

Mountaineering
Intro to Mountaineering
Open to:
9, 10, 11, 12

Ever wonder what it takes to climb a mountain like Mt. Rainier? This trip will introduce you to the skills and techniques it takes to climb on steep snow and on glaciers. We will spend time learning how to use an ice axe and how to self arrest.

Contact

Kent Renno
Chair, Department of Experiential Education

krenno@overlake.org
425-868-6191 x631
425-495-2922 cell