Black Peak/South Ridge

Trip

Basic Alpine Climb - Black Peak/South Ridge

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  • Sat, May 31, 2014 — Sun, Jun 1, 2014
  • Tacoma Basic Alpine Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Basic Alpine Climb
  • Moderate

Leave Tacoma at 6:00 a.m. Saturday May 31st. Meeting location to be determined.

Plan to camp in basin below Black Peak.

Route/Place

Black Peak/South Ridge


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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Mountain boots that can accept crampons (not hiking boots)
  • Crampons
  • An ice axe (not technical ice tools)
  • A back pack (40 to 60 liters)
  • Webbing and accessory cords
  • 3 straight gate carabiners
  • 2 locking carabiners
  • Large pear-shaped carabiner
  • Belay device
  • Climbing harness
  • Helmet
  • Fleece or puffy jacket
  • Rain jacket and full-zip rain pants
  • Belay gloves
  • Warm gloves or mittens, hat
  • Sleeping bag/pad
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