Glacier Peak/Disappointment Peak Cleaver


Basic Alpine Climb - Glacier Peak/Disappointment Peak Cleaver

This is a climb for *graduates* of the Basic Alpine Course & climbers with Basic Equivalency only; Basic Alpine Course students will be removed from the roster unless approved by the leader.

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  • Fri, Jun 26, 2015 — Sun, Jun 28, 2015
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Youth, 20-30 Somethings, Adults
  • Basic Glacier Climb
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 33.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 8,200 ft


Long approach, approx. 13 miles.  Pack light.


Glacier Peak/Disappointment Peak Cleaver

  • USGS Glacier Peak West

    USGS Glacier Peak East

    USGS Sloan Peak

    Green Trails Mountain Loop Highway No. 111SX

    Green Trails Glacier Peak No. 112

    Trails Illustrated Glacier Peak Wilderness
  • See full route/place details.
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • Basic glacier travel gear
  • Overnight gear (tent, stove/pot, water filter, sleeping bag, sleeping pad, etc.) - some of this will be shared with other participants, so each climber does not need to own or bring all of the shared items.
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