Mount Hood: Illumination Saddle Routes

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Intermediate Alpine Climb - Mount Hood: Illumination Saddle Routes

Hood / Leuthold Couloir Climb.

  • Sat, Feb 22, 2020 — Sun, Feb 23, 2020
  • Everett Climbing Committee
  • Climbing
  • Intermediate Alpine
  • Adults
  • Snow Scramble, Strenuous 3, Technical 2, Intermediate Ice Climb
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 6.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 5,235 ft

TBD

Sign up priority will be given to Everett ICC Students who took Ice Course and ICC grads until 2/1/2020.

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Mount Hood: Illumination Saddle Routes


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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
  • Extra webbing or cord
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