Mount Rainier/Emmons Glacier


Basic Glacier Climb - Mount Rainier/Emmons Glacier

A basic glacier climb for basic climbing course graduates. Only sign up if you are a graduate as of Jan 2023.

  • Sun, Jul 2, 2023 — Tue, Jul 4, 2023
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Basic Glacier Climb, Strenuous 5, Technical 5
  • Challenging
  • Elevation Gain: 10,000 ft
  • Pace: Aerobic
  • FULL, 9 on waitlist (9 capacity)
  • FULL, 2 on waitlist (3 capacity)
  • Cancellation & Refund Policy

TBD, will be communicated via email as date nears

The permits will be acquired (first-come-first-served) the day of the trip at whiteriver ranger station.


  • All to stick together as a group for our journey to the destination, exploration and back.
  • Pacing shall be adjusted to accommodate everyone but please self-assess for above intended trip plan before registering.
  • All decisions shall be made and discussed with a full group.
  • Speaking up in the outdoors is difficult and I understand that, but I hope to be a friend and you feel open to chat or speak up more. I certainly encourage that.
  • All of my participants to have their thinking hat on and be equal participants for route selection and decision making. 
  • Agree to modify the plan as needed to attain self-care at all times.

Mount Rainier/Emmons Glacier

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

to be communicated via email as date nears

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