Mountain Hardwear Sale

»Posted on Mar 4, 2012

Our friends at Mountain Hardwear are pleased to host another great shopping event for all BOEALPS members, volunteers, instructors, and BCC & ICC students!

Date: Thursday March 29th 2012

Time: 9:30 AM to 8:00 PM

Location: Seattle Mountain Hardwear Store (Map)

All day, you can benefit from 30% off on everything in-store !

Drop in and meet their super-friendly and passionate staff, and have a look at their new line of alpine gear designed with the help of super-climber Ueli Steck.

BOEALPS members, please bring your membership card.

Pints for Parks

»Posted on Feb 26, 2012

Mountain Hardwear has been working with our friends at the Noble Fir in Ballard and are scheduled to participate in their upcoming “Pints for Parks” night on March 21st. $1 of every pint is donated to the Seattle parks.

BOEALPS members and guest come join us for a casual night, share some drinks, stories, and of course, support each other, and our parks. Mountain Hardwear will also be showcasing their new line of Ueli Steck alpine gear.

Bottoms up!

Your Road to Denali

»Posted on Feb 22, 2012

Join Outdoor Research in welcoming international guide, Greg Vernovage, for an informative session on what you’ll need to prepare for your Denali climb. From flights and logistics to training and gear, Greg will be ready to field your questions!

Thursday, March 1 st @ 7:00 p.m.
Outdoor Research Retail Store (2203 1st Avenue South, in SODO)

Please call 206.971.1496 to R.S.V.P.


Earth to Sky – Steph Davis

»Posted on Feb 13, 2012

Date: Friday Feb 17, 2012 7:00 PM
Price: $10.00 – $13.00
Location: Mountaineers Program Center (7700 Sand Point Way NE Seattle, WA 98115)

World-class climber Steph Davis is presenting her slideshow “Earth to Sky.”

A story of free climbing and base jumping four classic desert towers in Moab, Utah: Ancient Art, Hindu Tower, Sister Superior, and King of Pain.

Click HERE for tickets.

Safe Travel at High Altitude

»Posted on Feb 13, 2012

Date: Monday, February 13 at 7:00 PM
Location: The Mountaineers Program Center (7700 Sand Point Way NE Seattle, WA 98115)

Got plans to climb at high altitude? Not sure how you or your partners will tolerate high elevation? Then come hear this talk from local physician Andy Luks and learn all about important issues that can affect any trip to altitudes above 8,000 feet.