Chair Peak/North Face (winter)

Trip

Intermediate Alpine Climb - Chair Peak/North Face (winter)

A one-day ice climb in the Snoqualmie Pass area.

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  • Sun, Mar 3, 2019
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Intermediate Alpine
  • Adults
  • Intermediate Ice Climb
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 2.6 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,125 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 6,238 ft

TBD

The North Face seems to be less popular than the Northeast Buttress but it appears to be similar in length and difficulty. The route is included in volume 1 of Nelson's Selected Climbs in the Cascades.

Route/Place

Chair Peak/North Face (winter)


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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • Harness
  • Helmet
  • Crampons
  • Ice tools
  • Ice screws
  • Pickets
  • Belay device
  • Avy gear (transceiver, probe, shovel)
  • Snowshoes
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