Mount Baker/Easton Glacier

Trip

Basic Glacier Climb - Mount Baker/Easton Glacier

The Easton approach to Baker, on a Thursday-Friday. Mentored climb for Danielle Graham

Info
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  • Thu, Jun 24, 2021 — Fri, Jun 25, 2021
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Technical 3, Strenuous 3, Basic Glacier Climb
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 14.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 7,500 ft

Park Butte Trailhead @ time TBD

Leaders will likely drive up the night prior.

Click [+MORE] to read all notes before requesting permission:

  • This is a mentored climb for Danielle Graham. Direct all inquires, request for permission, etc. to her by email. Go to the Roster tab to find her email.
  • Requests for permission prior to the registration opening date will be ignored. 
  • Include the word POODLE  in the email subject line so that I  know you read these notes.

Route/Place

Mount Baker/Easton 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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