Full Moon Snowshoe Tour

Description: Join us for a wintry Snowshoe adventure in the Castle Peak area under the full moon. We will snowshoe half a mile to our cozy bonfire site. There, you will enjoy a delicious boxed meal, hot drinks, roasted marshmallows for s'mores, and enjoy the ambiance of the fire. For the more adventuresome in the group, there will be an option of a 2 mile round trip hike on the Pacific Crest Trail while others can play in the Castle Peak meadow in the magical glow of moonlight. Please bring your headlamps or flashlight for putting on your snowshoes.

Skills you'll learn:

Guided snowshoe experience in the full moonBasic snowshoe techniqueHow to stay warm in the winterBasic nighttime navigation

Check out the gear list.

Required Legal Form:
This course requires the participant to read and sign a liability release form before participating. Please see "Required Legal Form" for the session you are registering for. You will need to print, sign and bring the form to your class.

Full Moon Snowshoe Tour Information

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  • Class Details
  • Gear List

Full Moon Snowshoe Tour Gear List

Gear to bring to class:


  • Insulated/Waterproof Boots - Suitable for snowshoeing.
  • Warm Hat
  • Warm Jacket - Down or Synthetic.
  • Rain Gear - Waterproof/resistant jacket, pants and hat.
  • Warm Gloves


  • Compass
  • Lip Balm/Protection
  • Personal Snowshoes
  • Energy Snacks
  • Personal Camera
  • Personal GPS

Gear provided by REI:

  • Snowshoes
  • Gaiters
  • Hiking Poles - REI will provide but you are welcome to bring your own.
  • Lunch & Snacks