Vesper & Sperry Peaks

Trip

Intermediate Alpine Climb - Vesper Peak/North Face

Ragged Edge. Mentored Lead for Jason Meng

Info
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  • Sun, Aug 4, 2019
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Intermediate Alpine
  • Adults
  • Strenuous 3, Technical 3, Intermediate Rock Climb, Strenuous
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 8.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 4,200 ft

TBD

Do not request permission to add until the climb opens. All requests should go to Jason Meng and Peter Tran. Please answer the question for permission below

ABOUT THE CLIMB

EXPECTATIONS

All participants should be familiar with the route. Look for information on the Mountaineers site, SummitPost, PeakBagger, WTA, and guide books.

PACE / TIMELINE

We will keep a moderate pace

The question for permission:
Fill in the blank: "You're a mean one, Mister __________"

Route/Place

Vesper & Sperry Peaks


Roster
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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