Glacier Peak/Disappointment Peak Cleaver

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Basic Alpine Climb - Glacier Peak/Disappointment Peak Cleaver

Basic Alpine climb of Glacier Peak

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  • Tue, Sep 5, 2017 — Thu, Sep 7, 2017
  • Tacoma Basic Alpine Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Basic Glacier Climb
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)
  • Mileage: 33.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 8,200 ft

TBD

Looking to actually start on trail on the  4th to be in better position for success.

Leader permission required. Priority given to Tacoma Basic Glacier Students. There will be no alternate destination should weather compromise this outing.

 

Route/Place

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.
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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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