Mt. Baker Snow School combines hands-on science education with snowshoe powered exploration
for grades 6 - 12 at the Mt. Baker Ski Area.
AT MT. BAKER SNOW SCHOOL, WE:
PROGRAMS FOCUS ON:
ABOUT SNOW SCHOOL SESSIONS
NWAC instructor Shane does a compression test to explain avalanche triggers (natural vs. human).
DAY 1 : CLASSROOM SESSION
A Snow School 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.
2019 SNOW SCHOOL FIELD SESSION DATES
|JAN 17||JAN 18|
|JAN 24||JAN 25|
|JAN 31||FEB 1|
|FEB 14||FEB 15|
|FEB 21||FEB 22|
|FEB 28||MAR 1|
|MAR 7||MAR 8|
|MAR 14||MAR 15|
|MAR 21||MAR 22|---- Indicates Session Full