Dark Peak/Dark Glacier

Trip

Basic Glacier Climb - Dark Peak/Dark Glacier

A challenging 3 day trip to a remote peak. This trip is for Everett Basic Grads

Info
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  • Sat, Jun 6, 2020 — Mon, Jun 8, 2020
  • Everett Climbing Committee
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Basic Glacier Climb
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 28.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 6,800 ft

TBD

This is a challenging climb, make sure you know what this climb involves before you ask for leader permission.   

Route/Place

Dark Peak/Dark Glacier


Roster
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 sleeping bag rated to +20 degrees or colder
  • A sleeping pad
  • 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
  • Rescue pulley
  • Fleece or puffy jacket
  • Rain jacket and full-zip rain pants
  • Warm gloves or mittens
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