Whitman Crest/Fryingpan Glacier

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Glacier Climb - Whitman Crest/Fryingpan Glacier

Mentored Glacier Lead for Doug Hansen. Please do not contact until 8/1/2018. Open to Olympia Student until 9/1/2018 then all branches thereafter. A one day climb requiring excellent fitness.

  • Basic Glacier Climb
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 14.5 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 5,400 ft

TBD

Mentored Glacier Lead for Doug Hansen. Please do not contact until 8/1/2018. Open to Olympia Student until 9/1/2018 then all branches thereafter. A one day climb requiring excellent fitness. Any and all questions, requests for permission, etc should be directed to the Mentored Leader at douglasehansen@gmail.com.

Route/Place

Whitman Crest/Fryingpan 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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