Chair Peak/North Face (winter)


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


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.


Chair Peak/North Face (winter)

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

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