Dewey Peak

Trip

Basic Alpine Climb - Dewey Peak

One day basic alpine climb of this Mt Rainier peak

Info
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  • Basic Alpine Climb
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 7.5 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,100 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 6,710 ft

Meet at Chinook Pass at 7:15am

Priority for Tacoma Basic Climbing students until Thursday, August, 5.

May also scramble over to Seymour Peak, depending on the team's preferences.

We will plan to rope up so ensure you have helmet, harness, belay device, etc.

Rain forecast cancels. 

Route/Place

Dewey Peak


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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Mountain boots that can accept crampons (not hiking boots)
  • 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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