Chair Peak/Northeast Buttress

Trip

Basic Alpine Climb - Chair Peak/Northeast Buttress

Late season climb of Chair Peak

Info
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  • Thu, Oct 9, 2014
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Technical 3, Basic Rock Climb, Strenuous 3
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)
  • Elevation Gain: 3,238 ft

TBD

Priority until September 28th, for those students still needing a Basic climb for graduation.

Route/Place

Chair Peak/Northeast Buttress


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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
  • 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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