Black Peak/Northeast Ridge

Trip

Intermediate Alpine Climb - Black Peak/Northeast Ridge

Info
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  • Sat, Jun 15, 2019 — Sun, Jun 16, 2019
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Intermediate Alpine
  • Adults
  • Intermediate Mountaineering Climb
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 10.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 4,130 ft

To be determined based on where the members of the group are coming from. We will plan on walking in on Saturday and setting up camp. Climbing Sunday, packing up and heading out.

We will be simul climbing most of the route so must be comfortable with the technique. This is a mentored lead for Katheryn Frierson.  Please direct all questions and leader permission requests to katherynfrierson@gmail.com.

 

Route/Place

Black Peak/Northeast Ridge


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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 locking carabiner
  • Belay device
  • Climbing harness
  • Helmet
  • Chock pick (nut tool)
  • Rescue pulley
  • Fleece or puffy jacket
  • Rain jacket and full-zip rain pants
  • Belay gloves
  • Warm gloves or mittens
  • Cordellete
  • Picket or other relevant protection
  • Extra webbing or cord
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