Sherman Peak/Squak Glacier (Mount Baker)


Basic Glacier Climb - Mount Baker/Squak Glacier

A one-day climb of Sherman Peak, a sub-summit of Mt Baker/Kulshan.

  • Mon, Aug 1, 2022
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Basic Glacier Climb
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 14.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 7,500 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 10,160 ft

Park Butte Trailhead, 3:00 a.m., ready to go.

This trip is commonly done as a two-day outing. For our one-day attempt we will go at a reasonable pace but take few breaks and plan for a long, strenuous day. If we have time we may also slog up Grant Peak before we head out. Please be fit.


Sherman Peak/Squak Glacier (Mount Baker)

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • Helmet
  • Harness
  • Crampons
  • Ice axe
  • Glacier travel gear
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