Basic Glacier Climb - Mount Adams/Mazama Glacier

Trip

Basic Glacier Climb - Mount Adams/Mazama Glacier

Mentored lead climb for Jeremy Wilmot. Priority given to Olympia Basic Climb second year students and current year. Leader permission required. All inquiries go to Jeremy at j1wilmot@gmail.com. Roster open to other branches on June 4.

Info
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  • Fri, Jun 24, 2022 — Sun, Jun 26, 2022
  • Olympia Basic Alpine Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Technical 3, Strenuous 3, Basic Glacier Climb
  • Moderate
  • Elevation Gain: 6,400 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 12,281 ft

Details to follow for those on roster.  Carpooling encouraged due to limited parking available at popular trailhead.  

This is a mentored lead climb for Jeremy Wilmot.  All inquiries go to Jeremy at j1wilmot@gmail.com.  LEADER PERMISSION IS REQUIRED PRIOR TO SIGNING UP.

Priority given to Olympia Basic Climb second year students and then current year students.  Will open to other branches on June 4th.

It will be expected that you are already in proper physical conditioning for this climb.

Route/Place

Mount Adams/Mazama 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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