Eldorado Peak/Inspiration Glacier

Trip

Basic Glacier Climb - Eldorado Peak/Inspiration Glacier

Englund SIG Climb w/one spot open for other SIG who doesn't have a climb leader

  • Fri, Sep 11, 2020 — Sat, Sep 12, 2020
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Basic Glacier Climb, Strenuous 3, Technical 2
  • Challenging
  • Elevation Gain: 6,768 ft
  • Maximum Wind: 45 kts
  • Maximum Currents: 25 kts
  • Pace: 3.21 Km/h

TBD, somewhere special I'm sure.
Not open for others until the registration date. Please do not reach out for leader permission before the registration open date.

Englund SG climb w/one spot open for other SIG who doesn't have a climb leader. 
Not open for others until the registration date. Please do not reach out for leader permission before the registration open date.

Leader permission required- you will need to put the max current listed for this climb in the subject line of your email and let me know what SIG you are assigned to and why you want to be on this climb and other relative information.  

EXPECTATIONS

So that we’re all on the same page, your participation on this trip implies acceptance of the following – That you will be an engaged and contributing teammate to the discussion, decisions, and actions going forward.  You all will have go-do actions and assignments.

All participants should be very familiar with the route. Look for information on the Mountaineers site, PeakBagger, Summit Post, Mountain Project, and Super Topo, WTA, and guide books.

Everyone on this trip needs to apply for a camping permit between 3/15-4/15 and be committed to going. 

Route/Place

Eldorado Peak/Inspiration 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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