South Early Winter Spire/South Arête

Trip

Basic Alpine Climb - South Early Winter Spire/South Arête

A fun basic rock climb for Intense Basic students who still need rock credit.

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  • Sun, Sep 25, 2016
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Rock Climb
  • Adults
  • Basic Rock Climb, Strenuous 1, Technical 2
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 6.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,600 ft
  • FULL, 3 on waitlist (4 capacity)
  • FULL, 1 on waitlist (3 capacity)
  • Cancellation & Refund Policy

TBD - will likely camp at the TH on Friday night and get an early Saturday start.

For Intense Basic students only until September 15. Leader will not respond to leader permission requests made before that date. After September 15, the wait list will open to students outside of the Intense Basic course.

Route/Place

South Early Winter Spire/South Arête


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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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