Backcountry Ski/Snowboard - Washington Pass Area

Washington Pass Area

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  • Mon, May 3, 2010
  • Skiing/Snowboarding
  • Adults
Summit attempt of SEWS via SW couloir. We will use AT gear and skin up to the base of the couloir then climbing gear (ice axe, crampons, harness, helmet) for the climb. Participants must have previous alpine climbing experience (rock climbing, ice axe skills, rappelling, etc). Leaders must be intermediate students or equivalency. We will drive up the night before the climb. Contact leader for further details.
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