Seattle Basic Alpine SIG Field Trip - Overnight Snow Scrambling

Field trip: Basic Alpine Climbing Course

Seattle Basic Alpine SIG Field Trip - Overnight Snow Scrambling - Mount St. Helens/Worm Flows

Snow overnight field-trip Ida Vincent and Kristian Kalsing's SIG.

Info
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  • Sat, Apr 18, 2015 — Sun, Apr 19, 2015
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Scrambling
  • Adults
  • Strenuous 5, Technical 4, Winter Scramble
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)
  • Mileage: 12.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 5,700 ft

TBD

This field trip will focus on teaching basic climbing class students the basics of snow travel, glissading, ice ax arrest, roped travel, snow anchors, winter camping, and expectations for an alpine start. Instructors will also be evaluating the fitness of the students - whether it is suitable for basic climbs.

Badges

students will earn:

Route/Place

Mount St. Helens/Worm Flows



  • USGS Mt St Helens

    Green Trails Mount St Helens NVM No. 332S

    Green Trails Mt St Helens NW No. 364S
  • See full route/place details.
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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

All required snow travel equipment.

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