Snowfield Peak/Neve Glacier


Basic Glacier Climb - Snowfield Peak/Neve Glacier

An early-season glacier climb in the North Cascades.

  • Sat, May 20, 2017 — Sun, May 21, 2017
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Basic Glacier Climb
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 16.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 7,500 ft


This climb is for second-year Basic students who need a glacier climb for graduation. Climbers that meet these criteria may contact the leader before registration opens to be added to the climb.

Climbers should be prepared to tackle a long approach that the route description describes as "strenuous and steep."


Snowfield Peak/Neve Glacier

  • USGS Diablo Dam

    USGS Ross Dam

    Green Trails North Cascades Ross Lake No. 16SX

    Green Trails Diablo Dam No. 48
  • See full route/place details.
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • Harness
  • Ice axe
  • Crampons
  • Glacier travel gear
  • Overnight gear
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