Snow II: Glacier Travel

Field trip: Basic Climbing Course

Snow II: Glacier Travel - Sherman Peak/Squak Glacier (Mount Baker)

Travel on a glacier and perform crevasse rescue.

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  • Technical 3, Strenuous 3, Basic Glacier Climb, M2G Advanced Glacier Ski
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 13.4 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 6,800 ft


Get up close and personal with crevasses.  You're going in!  Rescue your teammates and have a weekend full of fun and adventure.


students will earn:


Sherman Peak/Squak Glacier (Mount Baker)

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Refer to the gear matrix in the student handbook.

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