Snowfield Peak/Neve Glacier

Trip

Basic Alpine Climb - Snowfield Peak/Neve Glacier

Checking out Snowfield field with a bonus third day

Info
COVID-19: Learn about our most up-to-date guidance for participants and leaders on our COVID-19 Response page. All participants and leaders must agree to the COVID-19 Code of Conduct before participating in this Mountaineers activity.
  • Fri, Jul 31, 2020 — Sun, Aug 2, 2020
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Basic Glacier Climb, Technical 2, Strenuous 4
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 16.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 7,500 ft

TBD over e-mail

Follows phase 2 rules. Read the guidelines at top of activity page for more details on phase 2 rules. Intermediate students and basic grads only. 

E-mail me for permission and include your recent trips and conditioners 

We are planning to do this as a three day. TBD on additional peaks to tag in the area

Route/Place

Snowfield Peak/Neve Glacier


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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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