Kangaroo Temple/North Face

Trip

Basic Alpine Climb - Kangaroo Temple/North Face

1 day Basic Rock climb on Kangaroo Temple

Info
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  • Sat, Jun 20, 2015
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Basic Rock Climb, Strenuous 2, Technical 4
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 6.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,500 ft

We'll start hiking from the TH around sunrise.  Exact time will be decided & announced via email closer to the trip date.  I (Rob) will drive up Friday night, and bivy somewhere nearby.  It'll be your option to either join me, or wake up ridiculously early to drive up that morning.  If you're late, you may be left behind.

Route/Place

Kangaroo Temple/North Face



  • USGS Silver Star Mtn

    USGS Washington Pass

    Trails Illustrated North Cascades National Park

    Green Trails Washington Pass No. 50
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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Below is the the default list of required equipment that the website automatically generates, and while it's a good starting point, it's not entirely accurate for this trip.  I'll talk to participants about equipment when the trip date gets closer.
  • 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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