Mount Hood/South Side

Trip

Basic Alpine Climb - Mount Hood/South Side

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  • Sat, Jan 24, 2015
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Basic Glacier Climb, Strenuous 1, Technical 2
  • Moderate
  • Elevation Gain: 5,235 ft

5 AM at Timberline Climbers Sign in.

This climb is primarily for the 2014 Glacier Travel course students.  Remaining spots will be filled once the sign up period begins on January 1, 2015.  No advance sign up.

Route/Place

Mount Hood/South Side


Roster
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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