Mount Stuart/Cascadian Couloir


Basic Alpine Climb - Mount Stuart/Cascadian Couloir

Two day mid-week climb of Mt. Stuart via Cascadian Couloir.

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  • Wed, Jul 2, 2014 — Thu, Jul 3, 2014
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Adults
  • Technical 5, Strenuous 5
  • Moderate
  • Elevation Gain: 8,000 ft

Meet at the Esmerelda Basin TH at 1:00 p.m. We will also likely meet somewhere near Seattle for carpooling earlier in the day. 

Midweek climb Wednesday/Thursday before the 4th of July. Please be fit for a 7,600' elevation gain and loss over two days.


Mount Stuart/Cascadian Couloir

  • Green Trails Mt Stuart No. 209

    Green Trails Alpine Lakes East (Stuart Range) No. 208SX

    USGS Mount Stuart

    Green Trails The Enchantments No. 209S
  • See full route/place details.
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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