Yellowjacket Tower/East Flank

Trip

Basic Alpine Climb - Yellowjacket Tower/East Flank

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  • Sat, Oct 11, 2014
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Technical 3, Basic Rock Climb, Strenuous 1
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 2.5 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,250 ft
  • FULL, 2 on waitlist (3 capacity)
  • FULL, 1 on waitlist (3 capacity)
  • Cancellation & Refund Policy

6AM at Monroe Park and Ride (17433 US2, Monroe 98272).

I'll clear a 3rd rope team if there is sufficient interest for basics and rope leaders are available on waitlist.  I'll cancel this climb if the probability of inclement weather in the Icicle is greater than 40% two days before.

Route/Place

Yellowjacket Tower/East Flank


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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Mountain boots that can accept crampons (not hiking boots)
  • 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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