Trip Schedule

backpacking
7th/8th Backpacking the Cascades
Open to:
7, 8

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.

Destination:
Alpine Lakes Wilderness

backpacking
US Backpacking
Open to:
9, 10, 11, 12

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.

Hiking
MS Hike
Open to:
5, 6, 7, 8

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)

backpacking
Outdoor Education class Backpacking Trip
Open to:
9, 10, 11, 12

This trip is for the students in the Outdoor Education class only.

Rock climbing
US Rock Climbing
Open to:
9, 10, 11, 12

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.

Kayaking
US Kayaking the Sammamish Slough
Open to:
9, 10, 11, 12

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

Rock climbing
5th/6th Rock climbing on Overlake's wall
Open to:
5, 6

There is no school for students on Thursday, Nov.

Mystery Trip
US Mystery Trip
Open to:
9, 10, 11, 12

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.

Contact

Kent Renno
Chair, Department of Experiential Education

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