Mount Shuksan/Fisher Chimneys

Trip

Basic Glacier Climb - Mount Shuksan/Fisher Chimneys

Basic Glacier climb of Shuksan via Fisher Chimnys and the SE ridge. Camp at Winnies slide Fri night, summit Sat. Bellingham basic students have priority, and leader permission is required.

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  • Fri, Jul 19, 2019 — Sat, Jul 20, 2019
  • Bellingham Branch Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Challenging
  • Elevation Gain: 6,750 ft

TBD

Route/Place

Mount Shuksan/Fisher Chimneys


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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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