Mount Rainier/Emmons Glacier

Trip

Basic Glacier Climb - Mount Rainier/Emmons Glacier

Mid-summer climb to the top of Washington state.

  • Fri, Jul 19, 2019 — Sun, Jul 21, 2019
  • Tacoma Basic Alpine Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Basic Glacier Climb, Strenuous 5, Technical 5
  • Challenging
  • Elevation Gain: 10,000 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 14,410 ft
  • FULL, 6 on waitlist (6 capacity)
  • FULL, 1 on waitlist (3 capacity)
  • Cancellation & Refund Policy

TBD

Priority for Tacoma Climbing community until 7/5/19.  Individual climbing pass required at a cost of $50 (must be obtained online prior to trip departure date and provided to trip leader)

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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