Mount Rainier/Emmons Glacier

Trip

Glacier Climb - Mount Rainier/Emmons Glacier

Basic glacier climb; will be open to all (space permitting). DO NOT CONTACT THE LEADER before June 3 to ask to be added. Such requests will be deleted without response (sorry!).

  • Sat, Jun 22, 2019 — Sun, Jun 23, 2019
  • Bellingham Branch Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Basic Glacier Climb, Strenuous 5, Technical 5
  • Moderate
  • Elevation Gain: 10,000 ft

TBD

Route/Place

Mount Rainier/Emmons Glacier


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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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