MT. BAKER SKI AREA CLOSED FOR THE SEASON

USFS has temporarily closed all developed recreation sites in Washington and Oregon, as well as all trailheads, campgrounds, and day-use areas within the Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest. Per USFS & Washington State Covid-19 guidelines, the Heather Meadows and White Salmon parking lots are temporarily closed. For more information about
WHAT AREAS IN THE NATIONAL FOREST REMAIN ACCESSIBLE, please go to
www.fs.usda.gov/mbs/
or call (360) 856-5700

Ability Chart

Questions? Contact
Mt Baker Instruction Desk

(360) 393-0383
Instruction@mtbaker.us

INSTRUCTION RELEASES

Please note: Electronic copies of release not accepted. Signed full release in hard copy must be submitted.

Group meeting with instruction for lesson


1 First Timer

Never Skier or Snowboarded Before

2 Has Some Experience On Green Runs

Ski: Can snowplow slow turns in control.
Snowboard: Can slide & stop both toe & heelside

3 Comfortable Beginner

Working to refine turn shape on green runs.

4 Intermediate

Ski: Working on parallel turns with pole use on blue runs.
Snowboard: Can consistently link turns on blue runs

5 Beyond Intermediate

Can proficiently vary turn shapes on all blue and some black runs in groomed and ungroomed snow

6 Experience / Advanced

Working to refine skills in all terrain & conditions

Photo Kevin T McHugh