Mount Adams/Mazama Glacier


Basic Glacier Climb - Mount Adams/Mazama Glacier

Two day climb of Adams via Mazama Glacier. Destination is subject to change if Yakama Nation will not open Mount Adams Recreational Area for recreation activities in 2020.

  • Sat, Jun 27, 2020 — Sun, Jun 28, 2020
  • Everett Climbing Committee
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Technical 3, Strenuous 3, Basic Glacier Climb
  • Challenging
  • Elevation Gain: 6,400 ft


Sign up priority will be given to Everett 2020 BCC students  until 6/1/2020. All participants must be in excellent physical condition. When contacting the leader (not before 5/1)  please provide  details about your training routine to get you in the right shape for the climbing season. 


Mount Adams/Mazama Glacier

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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