Pinnacle, Plummer, Denman, Lane & The Castle

Trip

Basic Alpine Climb - Pinnacle, Plummer, Denman, Lane & The Castle

Basic alpine climb up Castle and Pinnacle.

  • Sun, Jun 12, 2016
  • Tacoma Basic Alpine Climbing
  • Scrambling, Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Strenuous 3, Technical 4, Basic Alpine Climb
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 7.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,400 ft

Longmire parking lot, 8AM

Not a rock climb, but still may use handline and rappel so bring climbing gear and snow travel equip.

Route/Place

Pinnacle, Plummer, Denman, Lane & The Castle



  • USGS Mt Rainier East

    USGS Mt Rainier West

    Trails Illustrated Mount Rainier National Park

    Green Trails Mount Rainier Wonderland No. 269SX
  • See full route/place details.
Roster
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Mountain boots that can accept crampons (not hiking boots)
  • Crampons
  • Ice axe
  • autoblock
  • Large pear-shaped carabiner
  • Belay device
  • Climbing harness
  • Helmet
  • Fleece or puffy jacket
  • Rain jacket and full-zip rain pants
  • Warm gloves or mittens
Trip Reports