Paradise Glacier

Trip

Glacier Ski/Snowboard - Paradise Glacier

  • M2G Mountain 2 Glacier Ski
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 7.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,000 ft
  • Pace: What we can sustain

South Renton Park and ride. Probably 630ish

04.14.18 May switch glaciers depending on opening of White River road

Quick early season trip up the Paradise. Nothing fancy

Priority given to students in the current Glacier Travel/Crevasse Rescue course

Route/Place

Paradise Glacier



  • Green Trails Mount Rainier Wonderland No. 269S

    Green Trails Mt Rainier East No. 270

    USGS Mt Rainier East
  • See full route/place details.
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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
  • Ski crampons

Glacier climbing gear:

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