Paradise Glacier

Trip

Glacier Ski/Snowboard - Paradise Glacier

Climbing up to Muir then down the glacier if its not totally melted out. More later but expect to bring something to grill.

Info
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  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 7.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 4,500 ft

Green Lake P&R, possible camp at Cougar Rock the night before (maybe after too)

Route/Place

Paradise Glacier



  • USGS Mt Rainier East

    Green Trails Mt Rainier East No. 270

    Green Trails Mount Rainier Wonderland No. 269SX
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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Boots, skis/snowboard, poles
  • Climbing skins (or other method to travel uphill on snow)
  • Avalanche shovel (mental blade)
  • Avalanche beacon
  • Avalanche probe

Glacier climbing gear:

  • Seat harness
  • Rescue pulley
  • Webbing and carabiners
  • Pickets or other anchor device
  • Rope
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