Glacier Peak/Disappointment Peak Cleaver


Glacier Climb - Glacier Peak/Disappointment Peak Cleaver

Three or four day glacier climb for Tacoma Basic Students. Please do not contact the leaders until the open date.

  • Sun, Aug 12, 2018 — Wed, Aug 15, 2018
  • Tacoma Basic Alpine Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Basic Glacier Climb
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 33.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 8,200 ft


This trip will be go based on Permit, Weather and Snow pack


If the weather is not ideal, we will not go on this trip.


Glacier Peak/Disappointment Peak Cleaver

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 Tent per 2-person team
  • A sleeping bag rated to +20 degrees or colder
  • A sleeping pad
  • 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
  • Rescue pulley
  • Fleece or puffy jacket
  • Rain jacket and full-zip rain pants
  • Warm gloves or mittens
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