Eldorado Peak/Northeast Face

Trip

Intermediate Alpine Climb - Eldorado Peak/Northeast Face

Overnight ice climb.

Info
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  • Sat, Sep 7, 2019 — Sun, Sep 8, 2019
  • Everett Climbing Committee
  • Climbing
  • Intermediate Alpine
  • Adults
  • Intermediate Ice Climb
  • Moderate

TBD

Priority is for Everett intermediate students.

Must be in shape and have been doing multi-day trips recently. Not for someone's first ice climb and must be comfortable on steep ice and snow.

Each person is expected to swap leads with their climbing partner.

We will only do this climb in good weather.

Route/Place

Eldorado Peak/Northeast Face


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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