The Tooth/South Face


Basic Rock Climb - The Tooth/South Face

Das Toof for Foothills Basic Climbing Students

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  • Basic Rock Climb, Strenuous 2, Technical 3
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 5.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,500 ft

0530 Snow lake TH

Moving by 0600

Priority for participant and leader spots to Foothills Climbing Students, Foothills SIG students, and Everett Climbing Students until the climb opens, then anyone may request permission to add. For non Foothills Climbing students, please do not request permission until you've passed your branches "approval" trip that lets you participate on alpine rock climbs: Everett Rock 2 or LOR/LOT4, Seattle FT3 & SIG Rock, etc

When requesting permission, please write me a haiku that includes the following word: pineapple


The Tooth/South Face

  • Green Trails Snoqualmie Pass Gateway No. 207S

    Green Trails Snoqualmie Pass No. 207

    USGS Snoqualmie Pass
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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 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)
  • Rescue pulley
  • Fleece or puffy jacket
  • Rain jacket and full-zip rain pants
  • Belay gloves
  • Warm gloves or mittens
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