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Basic Alpine Climb - Red Mountain (North Cascades)

2 Day climb of Red Mountain in North Cascades.

  • Sat, Mar 16, 2024 — Sun, Mar 17, 2024
  • Everett Climbing Committee
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Strenuous 4, Technical 3, Winter Scramble
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 22.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 7,500 ft

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Strnous 2 day climb of rerallt done Red Mountain in North Cascades. This can be counted as winter overnight for  Everett Winter Mix Course students.

Sign -up priority will be given to Everett Intermediate students / grads until 2/1/24 and after this date any available spots will be open for Everett Basic course grads with previous winter camping experience. If the climb is not full until 2/28/24, then available spots will be open for qualified participants from other branches.

When you reach out to the leader to ask sign-up permission please describe your experience.

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Red Mountain (North Cascades)


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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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