Basic Glacier Travel - Conditioner Hike

Field trip: Basic Glacier Travel Course

Basic Glacier Travel - Conditioner Hike - West Tiger Mountain No. 3 Cable Line

An after work conditioner hike with priority given to Seattle Basic Glacier Travel course students.

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  • Tue, Mar 1, 2022
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Adults
  • Strenuous
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 3.2 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,100 ft

We will meet at the trailhead on SE 79th st (just east of the entrance to Tiger Mountain state park). Please be ready to go at 5:00pm.

Sunset is at 5:54pm, so we should be able to get to the top for the last bit of light.  Make sure your headlamp and extra batteries for the return to the car.

Unless there is an outright downpour, the trip will happen.


West Tiger Mountain No. 3 Cable Line

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials

  • Navigation
  • Headlamp
  • Sun protection
  • First aid
  • Knife
  • Fire
  • Shelter
  • Extra food
  • Extra water
  • Extra clothes
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