IGT - Field Trip - Mount Baker/Coleman Glacier

Field trip: Intermediate Glacier Travel

IGT - Field Trip - Mount Baker/Coleman Glacier

Field trip to put together and practice the individual skills learned

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  • Technical 3, Strenuous 3, Basic Glacier Climb, M2G Mountain 2 Glacier Ski
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 11.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 8,100 ft


This overnight field trip will allow student to practice the skills learned in the previous class

Day 1: Approach and solo crevasse rescue practice

Day 2: Refresher on belaying, glacier travel, other belay methods. 

order of the weekend depends on weather conditions


Mount Baker/Coleman Glacier

  • USGS Mt Baker

    Green Trails Mount Baker Wilderness Climbing No. 13SX

    Green Trails Mt Baker No. 13
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