Dragontail Peak/Colchuck Col

Trip

Basic Alpine Climb - Dragontail Peak/Colchuck Col

Basic Climb, priority for Tacoma students and grads

Info
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  • Basic Alpine Climb, Strenuous 2, Technical 2
  • Moderate
  • Elevation Gain: 5,440 ft

TBD

Priority for Tacoma students, other branches may request permission on or after May 1st.

Tacoma Basics students must register for the first night of FT6 Prep (Thursday). We may carpool straight from the field trip to the trailhead and car camp at the trailhead.

Route/Place

Dragontail Peak/Colchuck Col



  • Green Trails Mt Stuart No. 209

    USGS Enchantment Lakes

    Green Trails Chiwaukum Mtns No. 177

    USGS Mount Stuart
  • See full route/place details.
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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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