Mount Stuart/West Ridge

Trip

Intermediate Alpine Climb - Mount Stuart/West Ridge

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  • Fri, Jul 31, 2015 — Sun, Aug 2, 2015
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Intermediate Alpine
  • Adults
  • Intermediate Rock Climb
  • Moderate

Meet for carpooling Friday around 12 noon.

Walk in Friday early afternoon, alpine start Saturday with goal of returning to camp by end of day, break camp and walk out on Sunday. If weather not amenable to Stuart, another objective with better forecast will be chosen.

Route/Place

Mount Stuart/West Ridge


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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 back pack (40 to 60 liters)
  • Webbing and accessory cords
  • 6 straight gate carabiners
  • 2 locking carabiners
  • Large pear-shaped 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
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