Little Tahoma/East Shoulder

Trip

Glacier Climb - Little Tahoma/East Shoulder

This basic glacier climb with preference given to Olympia Basic Climbing students who have completed snow travel requirements at a satisfactory level with good fitness. This is a mentored lead for Mr. Roland Lanoue. Please direct all questions and requests to join the trip to Roland at rolandolymountaineers@gmail.com

  • Sat, Jul 21, 2018 — Mon, Jul 23, 2018
  • Olympia Climbing Committee
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Technical 3, Strenuous 3, Basic Glacier Climb
  • Challenging
  • Elevation Gain: 7,200 ft

Details, itinerary and logistics will be updated as the date of the trip gets closer.

Contact Roland Lanoue rolandolymountaineers@gmail.com for all matters related to this climb, including requests to join the trip. Preference will be given to Olympia BC students. Thanks!

Route/Place

Little Tahoma/East Shoulder


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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 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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