Mount Baker/Boulder Glacier

Trip

Basic Glacier Climb - Mount Baker/Boulder Glacier

A more remote and strenuous approach to Baker, on a Friday-Saturday. Mentored climb for Danielle Graham

Info
COVID-19: Learn about our most up-to-date guidance for participants and leaders on our COVID-19 Response page. All participants and leaders must agree to the COVID-19 Code of Conduct before participating in this Mountaineers activity.
  • Fri, Jun 25, 2021 — Sat, Jun 26, 2021
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Technical 3, Strenuous 3, Basic Glacier Climb
  • Challenging
  • Elevation Gain: 8,100 ft

tbd

Should not be your first glacier climb. Please make sure your climbing skills, including rappelling, are up-to-par if you've taken time off during the pandemic. Covid protocols to be sent prior to the trip. Detailed route information here.

Leader plans to car camp Thursday night.

Leader will ignore "leaders permission requested for sign-up"

Route/Place

Mount Baker/Boulder 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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