Mount Adams/Mazama Glacier


Glacier Climb - Mount Adams/Mazama Glacier

This is a mentored climb for Brent Williams by Jon Ewen. Preference given to Olympia Climb students (after May 1st registration opening) until June 1st then open to all. Leader permission is required, students to contact Brent Williams. For Olympia Climb students, successful completion of the "Olympia Conditioner Series Challenge" is required prior to requesting leader permission - as will be explained at your February 27th lecture.

  • Sat, Jul 28, 2018 — Sun, Jul 29, 2018
  • Olympia Basic Alpine Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Technical 3, Strenuous 3, Basic Glacier Climb
  • Moderate
  • Elevation Gain: 6,400 ft

Trout Lake Ranger Station 8 am.  Yakima Native American Fees involved, details to follow.

Completion of Olympia Conditioner Series required.  Leader permission required prior to sign up on May 1st.


Mount Adams/Mazama Glacier

  • Red Marker
    46.135934, -121.497640
    46.1359341898 -121.497639512
  • Red Marker
    46.202115, -121.490121
    46.2021154524 -121.490120888
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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