Mount Shuksan/Sulphide Glacier

Trip

Glacier Climb - Mount Shuksan/Sulphide Glacier

A Basic Glacier Climb with a finish via the Southeast Rib

  • Sun, Aug 12, 2018 — Mon, Aug 13, 2018
  • Everett Climbing Committee
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Basic Glacier Climb, Strenuous 3, Basic Rock Climb, Technical 3
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 16.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 6,500 ft

Meeting time and place to TBD, but Sunday morning at a common P&R along our route

Everett students will be given preference, no applications accepted until the climb opens June 1st.

Route/Place

Mount Shuksan/Sulphide Glacier



  • Green Trails Lake Shannon No. 46

    Green Trails Mt Shuksan No. 14

    USGS Shuksan Arm

    USGS Mt Shuksan
  • See full route/place details.
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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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