Mount Thompson/East Ridge

Trip

Basic Glacier Climb - Mount Thompson/East Ridge

A Basic Alpine Climb in the Alpine Lakes Wilderness

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.
  • Sun, Aug 23, 2015
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Basic Alpine Climb
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 16.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,600 ft

At the Pacific Crest Trailhead, Exit 52, Snoqualmie Pass.

This will be a one day  Basic Alpine climb (not glacier).

Route/Place

Mount Thompson/East Ridge


Roster
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Mountain boots that can accept crampons (not hiking boots)
  • 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
  • Fleece or puffy jacket
  • Rain jacket and full-zip rain pants
  • Warm gloves or mittens
Trip Reports