Intermediate Ice 1 Field Trip

Field trip: Intermediate Climbing Course

Intermediate Ice 1 Field Trip - Heliotrope Ridge and Lower Coleman Glacier & Seracs

Demonstrate ice climbing skills. Ice ax and crampons. Anchoring.

  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 5.5 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,400 ft

Heliotrope Ridge trailhead parking area, 7:00 AM.  

This is a one-day field trip focusing on climbing in the alpine ice environment.

Route/Place

Heliotrope Ridge and Lower Coleman Glacier & Seracs



  • USGS Mt Baker

    Green Trails Mount Baker Wilderness Climbing No. 13SX

    Green Trails Mt Baker No. 13
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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Alpine climbing equipment.  Ice tool.  Ice screws.  Crampons.  Helmet.  Day pack.

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