Alpine Travel Course

June 6th, 2014 - June 8th, 2014

This year's ATC is going to introduce YOU to mountain climbing! No experience necessary. 

It consists of two or three field trips:

- Snowskills day (mandatory), June 2nd

- A final climb of Mt. Adams (the second-highest peak in WA), June 6th-June 8th

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Beach Backpacking

April 18th, 2014 - April 20th, 2014

This is a backbacking trip out to the beautiful coast of Washington. We hike into the Lake Ozette campground, hang out, and hike out to the Pacific Ocean! This is usually a small-ish trip (around 16-18 people) and is run in the Spring. Come kick it on the coast, watch beautiful sunsets... Read more


Desert School

May 17th, 2014 - May 26th, 2014

Hey Freshmen! I hope you are excited for desert school! Session 1 is from May 17th - May 21st and session 2 is from May 22nd to May 26th. You must arrive at 8am at Garfield high school bus... Read more


Fall Lopez 2014!!

September 26th, 2014 - September 28th, 2014


















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Garfield Messenger Article about recent POST happenings

February 14th, 2015

Many thanks to Garfield senior Natalie Sharp for writing this article and taking the time to interview everyone and get the full story! Please read below by following the link provided:


MOAB 2014

April 12th, 2014 - April 19th, 2014



June 28th, 2014 - July 1st, 2014

Camp Ramblewood is an Environmental Learning Center near Sequim Bay State Park. We spend four incredible days kayaking and hiking while learning about the plant and marine life of that area.

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February 8th, 2014 - February 9th, 2014

Siberia is a two day trek into the Northwest's winter wonderland. From learning to walk in snowshoes to building a snow cave, the adventures are unrivaled. Participants will meet at Garfield the morning of the first day and take a bus... Read more


Siberia 2015!

March 7th, 2015 - March 8th, 2015


Spring Intro to Rock

March 21st, 2014 - March 23rd, 2014

Intro to Rock is an introductory rock climbing course designed to teach students with no previous experience basic climbing technique, set-up, and safety. Taught by POST staff along with experienced adult rock-climbers... Read more


Spring Lopez Island

April 4th, 2014 - April 6th, 2014

Forms available on this site or in room 232 starting on March 3rd!

On the 2-night Lopez Island camping trip students are free to explore... Read more


Spring Survival

March 15th, 2014 - March 17th, 2014