Seattle SIG Practices and Conditioners

Field trip: Basic Alpine Climbing Course

Seattle SIG Practices and Conditioners - Mount Washington (Snoqualmie)

SIG activities, including skill practices conditioning trips

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  • Sun, Feb 2, 2020
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Strenuous
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 9.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,200 ft

Meet at parking lot 7:15 am, boots on the trail 7:30 am.  Discover Pass required.

Open to all Basic Climbing students, but if it gets full then the pecking order goes like this: McCarthy SIG, Foothills students, Seattle Basic students, other branches.

Dress for the conditions, bring some weight to carry.  Wear your mountaineering boots, and have some traction (microspikes or crampons) in case there is icy packed-down snow.


Mount Washington (Snoqualmie)

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

10 E

Mountaineering boots


poles (optional)

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