Chair Peak/Northeast Buttress


Basic Alpine Climb - Chair Peak/Northeast Buttress

Basic Rock Climb for the Everett Basic Climbing Class.

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  • Technical 3, Basic Rock Climb, Strenuous 3
  • Moderate
  • Elevation Gain: 3,238 ft

Will meet at 6AM at the SE 8th Street Park and Ride in Bellevue (11711 SE 8th St, Bellevue, WA 98005

Will run this as two, 2 person climbing teams.


Chair Peak/Northeast Buttress

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Details to be sent out in advance of climb.  Standard items include:

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Mountain boots that can accept crampons (not hiking boots)
  • Crampons
  • 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)
  • Fleece or puffy jacket
  • Rain jacket and full-zip rain pants
  • Belay gloves
  • Warm gloves or mittens
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