Sloan Peak/Corkscrew Route

Trip

Basic Alpine Climb - Sloan Peak/Corkscrew Route

A Basic Alpine trip to beautiful area.

Info
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  • Sat, Jun 11, 2016 — Sun, Jun 12, 2016
  • Tacoma Basic Alpine Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Basic Alpine Climb, Strenuous 2, Technical 2
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 12.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 5,900 ft

Meet at Verlot Public Service Station (USFS  Ranger Station) at 8am on Saturday. 

Tacoma branch students only until May 15.

Route/Place

Sloan Peak/Corkscrew Route


Roster
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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