Mount Logan/Banded Glacier


Basic Glacier Climb - Mount Logan/Banded Glacier

Strenuous glacier climb in a remote area of the North Cascades National Park

  • Fri, Jun 26, 2020 — Sun, Jun 28, 2020
  • Tacoma Basic Alpine Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Technical 3, Strenuous 5, Basic Glacier Climb
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 42.0 mi


Excellent physical condition and navigation skills, plus a high tolerance for bushwhacking, are mandatory for this trip.

Priority given to Tacoma branch climbers until June 8th. Please wait until registration opens before contacting the leader.


Mount Logan/Banded Glacier

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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