The Tooth/South Face


Basic Alpine Climb - The Tooth/South Face

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  • Technical 3, Basic Rock Climb, Strenuous 2
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)
  • Mileage: 5.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,500 ft

5 AM Eastgate P&R

Action Items

  • Brian and Louie, please login to the website and update your waiver.  The website is preventing me from registering you.

  • All, send me your cell numbers, emergency contacts, and any medical or other concerns that may affect the party. 


Logistics               Meet at 05:00 AM            Sunday June 7, 2015

Eastgate P&R – EAST side of the parking structure directly below the overpass to Bellevue College.

We will carpool from there and park in the main Alpental parking lot. USFS pass is required

Plan to be packs on and hiking before 6 AM

Plan for a dinner stop in North Bend on the way home




Current Conditions

  • Snow will be mostly gone

  • Clean trail to Snow Lake turnoff

  • Talus fields and rock hopping

  • Water available on the approach



The Tooth/South Face

  • Green Trails Snoqualmie Pass Gateway No. 207S

    Green Trails Snoqualmie Pass No. 207

    USGS Snoqualmie Pass
  • See full route/place details.
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • Ten Essentials

  • Helmet, harness, standard rock gear

  • Ice Axe

  • Appropriate footwear for technical travel over talus field

  • Outfitting for a full day backcountry travel

  • Louie & Tony – Rope and rack

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