Mount Thompson/West Ridge


Intermediate Alpine Climb - Mount Thompson/West Ridge

We will aspire to do this as a one day; final determination to be made by participants.

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  • Intermediate Rock Climb
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 20.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,500 ft

TBD by trip participants

Potentially a very long, but delightful, day.

Registration opens June 18.  Do not be offended if I ignore emails related to this climb sent prior to that date. 

If we have climbed together, or otherwise worked together in a course, you have permission to register yourself for this climb.  If we have not climbed together, please send a note explaining how you know you will be prepared for this climb to obtain leader's permission.


Mount Thompson/West Ridge

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Boots or approach shoes
  • Climbing shoes
  • Helmet
  • Personal climbing gear as necessary, including your belay device and gear sufficient to effect rescue
  • Rock protection, if assigned through pre-trip discussions
  • Rope, if assigned through pre-trip discussions
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