Sourdough Mountain (winter)

Trip

Winter Scramble - Sourdough Mountain (winter)

Eldorado got scrubbed so was changed to Sourdough plan B.

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  • Sat, Mar 3, 2018 — Sun, Mar 4, 2018
  • Everett Climbing Committee
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Winter Scramble
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 11.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 5,800 ft

Meeting at Ashway Park and Ride 5:00am Saturday.

Odds are won't be able to reach the true summit as the knife edge probably will just be cornices.  Will consider it a successful winter overnight if we get close enough.

Route/Place

Sourdough Mountain (winter)


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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 +10 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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