Mount Stuart/West Ridge


Intermediate Alpine Climb - Mount Stuart/West Ridge

A beautiful climb up Mt Stuart, a long-awaited climb for me. Plan to bivy by the summit to make it a two day trip.

  • Sat, Jul 13, 2024 — Sun, Jul 14, 2024
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Intermediate Alpine
  • Adults
  • Intermediate Rock Climb
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 14.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 5,250 ft
  • Pace: Aerobic

to be coordinated via email as the date nears

Trip Report for your reading:

Participant Expectations:

  • Eligibility: Multi-pitch Trad Module graduate or equivalent.
  • Capability and prepared to bivy on rock ledges
  • All to stick together as a group for our journey to the destination.
  • Pacing will be adjusted to accommodate one having a bad day, but everyone is welcome to self-evaluate if they are fit to join. if you do not know, please reach out to me and we can discuss it further.
  • All decisions shall be made and discussed with a full group.
  • Speaking up in the outdoors is difficult and I understand that, but I hope to be a friend and that you feel open to chatting or speaking up more. I certainly encourage that.
  • I also encourage all of my participants to have their thinking hats on and be equal participants. 
  • Trips tend to get canceled if self-care is not possible. 
  • Destination changes will be discussed in the email if the weather doesn't support this climb. All to participate in the decision-making of the same.
  • Pacing on my trips is to be, near and if possible, in our aerobic zones. Good training and conditioning will allow such to live this expectation on the trip and still have time to attain the summit if weather permits.

Mount Stuart/West Ridge

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

to be discussed via email as the date nears

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