Mount Baker/Easton Glacier


Basic Glacier Climb - Mount Baker/Easton Glacier

PRIORITY for Kitsap Branch Basic Climb Students. Hike in to camp Friday. Alpine Start climb on Saturday.

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  • Fri, Jun 21, 2019 — Sat, Jun 22, 2019
  • Kitsap Branch Climbing Program
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Technical 3, Strenuous 3, Basic Glacier Climb, M3G Mountain 3 Glacier Ski
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 14.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 7,500 ft

Schreiber's Meadow Trailhead. Time: TBD

I'm going to give priority to those who were on the previous climb that was canceled. They have until May 29 to indicate interest. After that priority is for Kitsap Branch Basic students. You can email me early seeking to be added. Then if space is still available, any qualified individual can request permission to join starting June 15. Please do not request sooner than that.


Mount Baker/Easton Glacier

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • This the default generated list for a basic climb. YOU NEED to consider your training and come properly prepared!
  • 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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