Slippery Slab Tower/Northeast Face

Trip

Basic Rock Climb - Slippery Slab Tower/Northeast Face

Easy climb with a long colorful hike.

Info
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  • Thu, Oct 17, 2019
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Basic Rock Climb, Strenuous 2, Technical 2
  • Moderate
  • Elevation Gain: 4,200 ft

Sultan Park and Ride 6:00AM

This time of year is right for Slippery Slab.  The hike is colorful and we'll get plenty of photo opportunities. 

Route/Place

Slippery Slab Tower/Northeast Face


Roster
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Mountain boots or approach shoes
  • 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
  • Chock pick (nut tool)
  • Fleece or puffy jacket
  • Rain jacket 
  • Belay gloves
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