Liberty Bell/Southwest Face


Basic Rock Climb - Liberty Bell/Beckey Route

Sunday climb of the Washington Pass classic

  • Basic Rock Climb
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 4.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,500 ft

Blue Lake TH for an alpine start.

Mentored climb for Corey Sinser. Please direct all trip inquiries, including requests for leader permission, to Corey directly by email (rather than clicking the permission request link). Priority to Tacoma branch until July 11--if you are with another branch please wait until then before asking permission. You should be a confident and efficient climber on rock.


Liberty Bell/Southwest Face

  • USGS Washington Pass

    Green Trails Washington Pass No. 50

    Trails Illustrated North Cascades National Park
  • See full route/place details.
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Mountain boots or approach shoes
  • Rock shoes
  • A back pack (<40  liters)
  • Webbing and accessory cords
  • 6 straight gate carabiners
  • 2 locking carabiners
  • Large pear-shaped carabiner
  • Belay device
  • Climbing harness
  • Helmet
  • Chock pick (nut tool)
  • Fleece or puffy jacket
  • Rain jacket
  • Belay gloves
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