Dorado Needle/Northwest Ridge

Trip

Intermediate Alpine Climb - Dorado Needle/Northwest Ridge

2-day climb of Dorado Needle NW Ridge

Info
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  • Sat, Jul 1, 2017 — Sun, Jul 2, 2017
  • Everett Climbing Committee
  • Climbing
  • Intermediate Alpine
  • Adults
  • Intermediate Mountaineering Climb
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 12.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 7,000 ft

TBD

Intermediate students/grads.  Must be able to lead mid-5th class.  Priority for Everett. 

Please do not contact leader until registration date.

Route/Place

Dorado Needle/Northwest Ridge


Roster
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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