Past Meetup

Snowshoe / Ski to Dewey Point in Yosemite National Park (DESTINATION CHANGED)

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Details

NOTE: TRIP DESTINATION HAS CHANGED. READ FULL DESCRIPTION.

WHAT
Overnight snow camping trip to Dewey Point in Yosemite National Park.
■ Ski or snowshoe from Badger Pass to Dewey Point
■ Distance: ~4 miles each way
■ Elevation range: 7200' to 7600'
■ Set up camp near Dewey Point
■ Practice use of ice axe, crampons, self-arrest (optional)
■ Crampons and ice axe required for practice

WHERE
Meet at the Badger Pass Ski Area (Yosemite Ski & Snowboard Area) near the Trailhead, https://goo.gl/maps/JfvtqunJhb82

COST
Entrance/parking fee to the park.

WEATHER Monitor the weather forecast from NOAA. https://forecast.weather.gov/MapClick.php?lon=-119.65028643608095&lat=37.7043651196653#.XDZ6mVxKiUk

GEAR LIST (not inclusive)
■ Snowshoes or skis
■ Crampons and ice axe (for practice)
■ Snow shovel
■ 4-season tent or sturdy 3-season tent
■ Warm clothing

NOTE
■ This is NOT a guided trip. You are expected to have your own gear and be self-sufficient.