Chair Peak/Northeast Buttress


Basic Rock Climb - Chair Peak/Northeast Buttress

This is a mentored rock lead for Dennis Diessner at for leader permission

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  • Technical 3, Basic Rock Climb, Strenuous 3
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 8.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,500 ft
  • Pace: 2 MPH

TBD and will be sent to group in an e-mail

Be ready for an all day event as the approach, climb and decent can take a full day. Please request permission only if you've completed conditioners and feel ready for the challenge.


Chair Peak/Northeast Buttress

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Hiking boots
  • A back pack 
  • Webbing and accessory cords
  • 6 straight gate carabiners
  • 2 locking carabiners
  • Large pear-shaped carabiner
  • Belay device
  • Climbing harness
  • Helmet
  • Chock pick (nut tool)
  • Rain jacket and full-zip rain pants
  • Belay gloves
  • personal anchor system
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