Mount Cruiser/Southwest Corner

Trip

Basic Alpine Climb - Mount Cruiser/Southwest Corner

A 3-day climb of Mt. Cruiser in Olympic National Park.

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  • Fri, Sep 9, 2016 — Sun, Sep 11, 2016
  • Everett Climbing Committee
  • Climbing
  • Rock Climb
  • Adults
  • Basic Rock Climb, Strenuous 3, Technical 2
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 20.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 5,300 ft

Tukwila PnR (13445 Interurban Ave S, Tukwila, WA 98168)

We have a 4-hour approach on Friday, 12-hour summit day Saturday, and 4 hours out Sunday morning.

Route/Place

Mount Cruiser/Southwest Corner



  • USGS Mt Skokomish

    USGS Mt Steel

    Green Trails Mt Steel No. 167

    Green Trails Olympic Mountains East No. 168S
  • See full route/place details.
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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Mountaineering boots
  • Rock Shoes
  • A back pack (40 to 60 liters)
  • Webbing and accessory cords
  • 2 locking carabiners
  • Large pear-shaped carabiner
  • Belay device
  • Climbing harness
  • Helmet
  • Chock pick (nut tool)
  • Fleece or puffy jacket
  • Rain jacket and full-zip rain pants
  • Belay gloves
  • Warm gloves or mittens
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