Newsreel titled 'Waxed pants go far on a glacier chute-the-chute' shows people getting the seat of their ski pants coated with wax at Mount Rainier,Washington. They slide down the snow covered slope of Mount Rainier without feeling cold.
The sport of glissading at Mount Rainier National Park in Washington, United States. Mountaineers climb up a mountain in Mount Rainier National Park. The mountaineers glissade on the slopes of the mountain.
Mount Rainier National Park in Washington, United States. A car drives along a mountain road. Tents and tourists at the park. The snow covered Mount Rainier. A climbing party on a snow covered mountain. Men with ski boards walk along the snow covered slopes. A man chops ice along an irregular slope.
Crowd including National Defense workers and their families at a Boeing Aircraft plant in Seattle. Aircraft workers and their families inspecting aircraft B-17Ds. 7th Bomb Group B-17Ds in flight and makes a formation over Mount Rainier. Shows aircraft flying over Mount Rainier.
View from a plane flying over Washington coast. Low hanging clouds over Washington coast and Olympic Mountains in background. Islands and rocks on coast. Mount Rainier is seen.
First ski patrol of the U.S. Army 41st Division on Mount Rainier in Washington. They train for war services. Soldiers in their special dress with walking sticks and ski walk on a dense snow cover. Soldiers point their rifles out towards enemy positions. A machine gun pointing towards enemy position from a snow covered bunker. Officers observe the enemy positions using binoculars from a snow covered bunker.