Intermediate Alpine Climb - Mount Hood/Devil's Kitchen Headwall


Intermediate Alpine Climb - Mount Hood/Devil's Kitchen Headwall

A short but sweet ice climb to the summit.

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  • Sun, Jan 27, 2019
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Intermediate Alpine
  • Adults
  • Intermediate Ice Climb
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 8.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 5,235 ft


After an alpine start from Timberline we'll climb the "left variation" from the center slot and descend the standard Old Chute route.
I haven't seen any recent trip reports so the route may not be in condition.
This route would not be a good choice for a first ice climb.


Mount Hood/South Side

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • Helmet
  • Harness
  • Crampons
  • Ice tools (2)
  • Ice screws
  • Picket
  • Belay device
  • Carabiners and runners
  • Snowshoes or skis
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