Kangaroo Temple/North Face


Basic Rock Climb - Kangaroo Temple/North Face

Mentored climb for Mire Kashikura. Sign up priorities for members of the Foothill Climbing for both Participants and Rope Leads until August 1st.

  • Basic Rock Climb, Strenuous 2, Technical 4
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 6.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,500 ft
  • Pace: Moderate

Meeting at the Hairpin parking at 07:00.

One of the classic Basic Rock Climbs in the Washington Pass area.

Sign-up priority for the Foothills Climbing community until registration opens on August 1st.   2 spots for 2024 Foothills basic students, 1 for a volunteer who has been helping with the Foothills Climbing courses in 2024. Basic students, please do not ask for permission to join until after completing Rock 2.

2024 Foothills LOT students wishing to be a rope lead may request to sign up now, but you must successfully completed your SR1 module and multi-pitch 2 graduation climb in order to go on the trip.  If you have done this climb before as a follower, you'll get a higher priority.

All others may request permission when registration opens.


Kangaroo Temple/North Face

  • USGS Silver Star Mtn

    USGS Washington Pass

    Trails Illustrated North Cascades National Park

    Green Trails Washington Pass No. 50
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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Pack capable of carrying a rope
  • Climbing harness
  • Helmet
  • Climbing shoes
  • 6 straight gate carabiners
  • 2 locking carabiners
  • Large pear-shaped locking carabiner
  • Belay device
  • Cordelette
  • Webbing/PAS
  • Prusik cord/autoblock
  • Chock pick (nut tool)
  • Fleece or puffy jacket
  • Rain jacket
  • Belay glove
  • Trad gear and rope for leaders
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