Unicorn Peak/South Side

Trip

Basic Alpine Climb - Unicorn Peak/South Side

Changed from 6/9 to 6/17. A scenic mid 5th class basic alpine climb in the Tatoosh Range in Mount Rainier National Park. Agosta/Starlin SIG climb. Others can inquire after June 1st.

  • Sun, Jun 17, 2018
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Basic Alpine Climb, Strenuous 1, Technical 1
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)
  • Mileage: 5.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,600 ft

TBA

Moved from 6/9 to 6/17 due to very wet forecast for 6/9.

Route/Place

Unicorn Peak/South Side


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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Mountaineering boots that can accept crampons (not hiking boots)
  • Crampons
  • An ice axe (not technical ice tools)
  • A back pack (~40 liters)
  • Webbing and accessory cords
  • 6 straight gate carabiners
  • 4 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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