Cascade Pass & Sahale Arm

Trip

Basic Alpine Climb - Cascade Pass & Sahale Arm

Quick climb of Sahale via Quine Sabe glacier

Info
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  • Fri, Aug 18, 2017 — Sat, Aug 19, 2017
  • Tacoma Basic Alpine Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Strenuous, Very Strenuous
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)
  • Mileage: 12.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,600 ft

TBD

This is a quick two day climb of sahale peak for Tacoma Basic students needed a glacier or alpine climb to graduate.   

Do not sign up with out my permission.  This climb is in conjunction with a NOCA Ranger patrol.

Route/Place

Cascade Pass & Sahale Arm


Roster
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
  • 6 straight gate carabiners
  • 2 locking carabiners
  • Large pear-shaped carabiner
  • Belay device
  • Climbing harness
  • Helmet
  • Chock pick (nut tool)
  • Rescue pulley
  • Fleece or puffy jacket
  • Rain jacket and full-zip rain pants
  • Belay gloves
  • Warm gloves or mittens
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