Middle Sister

Trip

Basic Alpine Climb - Middle Sister

  • Fri, Jun 29, 2018 — Sun, Jul 1, 2018
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Basic Alpine Climb, Strenuous 4
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 14.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 4,500 ft

TBD

Preference given to previous years graduates of the Basic course. Students in the 2018 course can request permission only after the 1st of May. 

Route/Place

Middle Sister



  • Green Trails Three Sisters No. 621

    Green Trails Broken Top No. 622

    USGS North Sister

    USGS Trout Creek Butte
  • 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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