Cutthroat Peak/West Ridge

Trip

Basic Alpine Climb - Cutthroat Peak/West Ridge

A Washington Pass Climb that is part of the Intense Basic Labor Day Weekend Extravaganza.

Info
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  • Sun, Sep 4, 2016
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Rock Climb
  • Adults
  • Basic Rock Climb, Strenuous 1, Technical 2
  • Moderate
  • Elevation Gain: 3,200 ft

TBD

For Intense Basic students only until August 29. Leader will not respond to leader permission requests made before that date. After August 29, the wait list will open to students outside of the Intense Basic course.

Route/Place

Cutthroat Peak/West 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
  • 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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