WCR - Winter Mountaineering

Field trip: Winter Mountaineering & Advanced Crevasse Rescue

WCR - Winter Mountaineering - Mount Hood/South Side

Winter Attempt of Hood as part of the Winter mountaineering course

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  • Basic Glacier Climb, Strenuous 1, Technical 2
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 8.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 5,235 ft

Mt Hood Timberline 12PM

This climb is weather dependent. If conditions are unfavorable, we may do one of the following

  • Ascend to the top of the Palmer, overnight, and come back down
  • Attempt to climb Mt St Helens
  • Attempt to reach Camp Muir

Mount Hood/South Side

Required Equipment

Required Equipment


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