Basic Alpine Climb - Silver Star Mountain/Silver Star Creek

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Basic Alpine Climb - Silver Star Mountain/Silver Star Creek

One day climb of this Bulger peak in a lovely area. Read leader's notes.

  • Tue, Jun 5, 2018
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Basic Alpine Climb
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 8.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 5,500 ft
  • Pace: moderate

The evening before near the TH.  

Please research the climb before requesting permission to sign up.  It will be a long day.  Climb is subject to weather conditions.

2 spots open for this year's Basic students.  Please advise who your SIG leader was when requesting permission.

 

 

Route/Place

Silver Star Mountain/Silver Star Creek



  • USGS Silver Star Mtn

    Green Trails Washington Pass No. 50

    Trails Illustrated North Cascades National Park
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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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