Mt. Baker SnowSchool combines hands-on science education with snowshoe powered exploration
for grades 6 - 12 at the Mt. Baker Ski Area.
AT MT. BAKER SNOWSCHOOL, WE:
PROGRAMS FOCUS ON:
ABOUT SNOWSCHOOL SESSIONS
NWAC instructor Shane does a compression test to explain avalanche triggers (natural vs. human).
DAY 1 : CLASSROOM SESSION
A SnowSchool instructor will visit your class at your school and provide an introduction to snow science and help prepare your students for their field session.
DAY 2 : FIELD SESSION
Students visit the Mt. Baker Ski Area and work together in small teams to carry out a field investigation
surrounding the current snow and weather conditions.
Classroom visits are approximately 45 minutes & are scheduled the Monday or Tuesday before your field session. Sessions are available on a first come, first served basis. Approximately 45 students can be accommodated in each field session. Cost for the program is $10 per student.
2018 SNOWSCHOOL FIELD SESSION DATES
|JAN 18||JAN 19|
|JAN 25||JAN 26|
|FEB 1||FEB 2|
|FEB 15||FEB 16|
|FEB 22||FEB 23|
|MAR 1||MAR 2|
|MAR 8||MAR 9|
|MAR 15||MAR 16|
|MAR 22||MAR 23|---- Indicates Session Full