Mount Shuksan/Fisher Chimneys

Trip

Basic Alpine Climb - Mount Shuksan/Fisher Chimneys

A mixed glacier and 4th class rock climb/scramble, if we do not get the permit, we will try for a one day climb of the sulphide glacier route. Strong students only please.

Info
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  • Fri, Aug 24, 2018 — Sat, Aug 25, 2018
  • Tacoma Basic Alpine Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Challenging
  • Elevation Gain: 6,750 ft

TBD

This climb is scheduled for Fisher Chimney's, however if we cannot get the permit we will attempt a one day climb of the sulphide glacier. Fit students with good rock skills please apply. This is also a mentored climb for Ryan Dubberly. Please email him with your climbing resume/skills/abilites to get on the climb.

Route/Place

Mount Shuksan/Fisher Chimneys


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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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