Mt. Rainier Nordic Patrol

Volunteers enhance the safety of National Park visitors by touring trails and giving advice in the backcountry around Paradise. All the while they enjoy some of the best skiing in the Washington Cascades, with lodging in Longmire and training in backcountry skills. Skiers, splitboarders and snowshoers. December through March.

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L-R: Marina Dosch, Denis DuBois, Carl Garrett, Terry Flower, 2017