Mount Adams/Mazama Glacier


Glacier Climb - Mount Adams/Mazama Glacier

Destination subject to change if Yakama Nation is not re-opening Mount Adams Recreation area to recreation for 2019 season.

  • Sat, Jul 13, 2019 — Sun, Jul 14, 2019
  • Everett Climbing Committee
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Technical 3, Strenuous 3, Basic Glacier Climb
  • Challenging
  • Elevation Gain: 6,400 ft


Sign up priority will be given to 2019 BC students. Climbers from other branches please do not contact the leader until 6/15/2019.

IMPORTANT: Since we are running a new climbing fitness program for  the Everett basic course and are using this climb to judge students fitness after following the program, all students signing up are required to follow the new fitness program.




Mount Adams/Mazama Glacier

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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