Lane Peak: Zipper & Lovers Lane

Trip

Intermediate Alpine Climb - Lane Peak/Zipper

Join us for a fun climb up the Zipper on Lane

Info
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  • Sun, Nov 29, 2015
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Intermediate Alpine
  • Adults
  • Intermediate Mountaineering Climb
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)
  • Mileage: 5.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,500 ft

We will meet at the Longmire gate at 8:30 Sunday morning.

We will meet at Longmire and caravan up to Narada Falls.  We will follow the standard approach.  There was a trip report on cascadeclimbers from last weekend described a thin climb with few short pitches of ice and steep snow at the top. 

If you are interested in joining us for this climb, please send me email

Route/Place

Lane Peak: Zipper & Lovers Lane


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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  (We will coordinate the specifics prior to the climb in email)
  • Extra webbing or cord
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