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Intermediate Alpine Climb - McClellan Butte/North Couloir

This climb is dependent on weather and avalanche conditions.

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  • Intermediate Ice Climb
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 7.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,700 ft
  • Pace: Moderate

Meeting place and time is TBD.

Priority for Tacoma intermediates. No emails until after the registration date, please.

Route/Place

McClellan Butte/North Couloir


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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Mountain boots that can accept crampons (not hiking boots)
  • Crampons
  • Ice axe, 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
  • Pickets, ice screws, or other relevant protection
  • Extra webbing or cord
  • Small rack
  • Snow shoes
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