Snowfield Peak/Neve Glacier

Trip

Glacier Climb - Snowfield Peak/Neve Glacier

Agosta-Starlin SIG Climb. Preference given to SIG members until 5/30/18.

  • Sat, Jun 23, 2018 — Sun, Jun 24, 2018
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Basic Glacier Climb, Technical 2, Strenuous 4
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 16.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 7,500 ft

Saturday morning.  Time TBC via email. 

Dependent on permits and weather.  Party size maximum for this area is 6.  I've wanted to post this climb for several years now.   Hope for great weather in this amazing area!

Leader permission required based on fitness level of participant. 

 

Route/Place

Snowfield Peak/Neve 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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