Tower Mountain & Golden Horn

Trip

Basic Alpine Climb - Tower Mountain & Golden Horn

Three day trek to Tower and Golden Horn

Info
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  • Sat, Sep 2, 2017 — Mon, Sep 4, 2017
  • Everett Climbing Committee
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Technical 3, Strenuous 5
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 25.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 7,300 ft

TBD, likely meeting early Saturday morning

Priority for Everett Basic students.  Please do not contact leader until registration opens

Route/Place

Tower Mountain & Golden Horn



  • USGS Washington Pass

    Green Trails Washington Pass No. 50

    Trails Illustrated North Cascades National Park
  • See full route/place details.
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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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