Chair Peak/Northeast Buttress


Basic Alpine Climb - Chair Peak/Northeast Buttress

A rock climb on the approved Seattle Basic Alpine Climbing course climb list

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  • Sat, Jul 23, 2016
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Technical 3, Basic Rock Climb, Strenuous 3
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 8.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,238 ft

Alpental / Snow Lake trailhead

Trip is now full.

Tom Girard is mentored leader for this climb.  Send inquiries to him (if you click the leader permission box, it will go to Diana and she will have to forward to Tom)

Leader's permission only. Do not contact leader until July 1 -- emails will not be read.

This is a loose, exposed rock climb. You must be a fit, experienced, confident climber and scrambler to join.

If you are interested in the waitlist, please list your branch/SIG, the T4/T5 scrambles you have done in the last few years, and what rock climbs you have done.


Chair Peak/Northeast Buttress

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Standard Basic Rock gear

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