There is nothing inherently complex about a Dawn Patrol. And yes, despite Dug’s insistence to the contrary, I will now, and forever, use that term.
Step 1: Get up absurdly early and hike up a mountain.
Step 2: Keep hiking.
Step 3: Hike a little more. And enjoy the sunrise.
Step 4: Stop hiking. Commiserate with friends about the recently finished hike.
Step 5: Ski down the mountain.
Step 6: Take epic snow-beard self portrait.
Step 7: Repeat any of the above as needed.