This is a chance for our 7th and 8th graders to head into the Cascades for a backpacking trip. We will backpack into an alpine lake and set up camp. The next day, we will hike up to some upper lakes where the views are even better.
Alpine Lakes Wilderness
We will be spending 2 days and one night backpacking in the mountains of the Cascades. We will be hiking into a beautiful Cascade lake for a night of camping out. While carrying everything on our backs we will learn how to travel lightly through and be a part of the cascade environment.
We are going to head out for a hike on a trail in the Cascades with a beautiful lake or a mountain viewpoint as our goal. Exact trail will be determined later, but probably near Snoqualmie Pass. (due to weather, trail conditions, etc)
This trip is for the students in the Outdoor Education class only.
This trip will go to a popular sport climbing venue (Vantage/Frenchman's Coulee). Students will learn the basics of climbing, belaying, repelling, rope-handling, and all of the safety aspects of rock climbing. NO PREVIOUS EXPERIENCE NEEDED.
We will launch our kayaks in the Sammamish Slough in downtown Redmond and paddle to Woodinville. In the Fall, the Slough is full of wildlife, including
There is no school for students on Thursday, Nov.
This is a trip for those adventurous enough to head out into the unknown.........
An Overlake Outdoor Program Dark Day!!!!!
Be ready for anything!!! Pack for snow, rain, water, hot, cold, and alien attacks.