Basic Alpine Climb - Sharkfin Tower/Southeast Ridge

A mid week climb of a route in the Boston Basin area with beautiful views! It is going as a one day climb so be prepared for a very long day.

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  • Wed, Jun 13, 2018
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Technical 3, Basic Rock Climb, Strenuous 4
  • Challenging
  • Elevation Gain: 5,080 ft

Be ready to depart trailhead (or road closure) at 3 AM. 

This is not a good first basic climb or first intermediate rope lead. Please be comfortable on steep snow and have recent experience ascending 5000' in a day over scramble terrain. We will be taking a moderate pace. 

In your leader permission request, please state your recent climbs and current fitness level. 



Sharkfin Tower/Southeast Ridge

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

TBD; will send email in advance of the climb.

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