Mount Hood/South Side

Trip

Basic Glacier Climb - Mount Hood/South Side

Info
COVID-19: Learn about our most up-to-date guidance for participants and leaders on our COVID-19 Response page. All participants and leaders must agree to the COVID-19 Code of Conduct before participating in this Mountaineers activity.
  • Sat, Jun 25, 2016 — Sun, Jun 26, 2016
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Basic Glacier Climb, Strenuous 1, Technical 2
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)
  • Elevation Gain: 5,235 ft

Meeting time and place details will be sent out via e-mail

This climb is a replacement of a previously scheduled climb on Mt. Baker, which has been cancelled due to weather. Active participants and waitlisted participants on the Baker climb have first priority on this climb. Any remaining spots will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis.

Route/Place

Mount Hood/South Side


Roster
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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