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Basic Alpine Climb - North Sister/South Ridge

Climb one of the classic Sister volcanoes in central Oregon.

  • Mon, Jul 2, 2018 — Wed, Jul 4, 2018
  • Tacoma Basic Alpine Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Basic Glacier Climb
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 15.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 5,085 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 10,085 ft

TBD

Priority for Tacoma climbing community until 6/25. 

Route/Place

North Sister/South Ridge


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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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