Chair Peak/Northeast Buttress (winter)


Intermediate Alpine Climb - Chair Peak/Northeast Buttress (winter)

Chair climb on a short notice.

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  • Fri, Feb 21, 2020
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Intermediate Alpine
  • Adults
  • Intermediate Ice Climb
  • Moderate

5 am Alpental. More specific details and carpool plans will get worked out.

The weather looks good on Thursday and decent Friday. Unfortunately, somebody else grabbed the route for Thursday, so let's try Friday.

Assuming we get enough people, and the weather does not deteriorate, I'll make a go/no-go decision Thursday afternoon.


Chair Peak/Northeast Buttress (winter)

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

This is a beacon/probe/shovel climb. Please make sure you have those, and know how to use them.

Two tools and steel crampons are needed. 

The specific of the required gear will be worked out over email. 

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