Seattle SIG Practices and Conditioners

Field trip: Basic Alpine Climbing Course

Seattle SIG Practices and Conditioners - Paradise

First exposure to snow skills that will be also covered in our Snow Overnighter field trip for the Albert SIG.

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  • Sun, Apr 12, 2015
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Basic
  • Adults
  • Easy, Easy/Moderate
  • Challenging
  • Elevation Gain: 500 ft

Various P&Rs for those interested in carpooling with an 8am start time from the Longmire Museum (bathroom visits and gearing up before heading up to Paradise, gate opening time allowing).

First exposure to some of the skills we will also be covering in our SIG Snow overnighter.



  • USGS Mt Rainier East

    Green Trails Mt Rainier East No. 270

    Green Trails Paradise No. 270S

    Green Trails Mount Rainier Wonderland No. 269SX
  • See full route/place details.
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Please bring gear for Basic Glacier Climb.

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