Glacier Travel Course: Conditioning Hike - RETIRED

Field trip: Basic Glacier Travel Course

Glacier Travel Course: Conditioning Hike - RETIRED - Mount Si Old Trail

Conditioning hike for the Glacier Travel Course

Info
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  • Sun, Mar 20, 2016
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Day Hiking
  • Adults
  • Strenuous
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)
  • Mileage: 7.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,300 ft

Various P&Rs for carpool.

TH ready to go at 7:30

This trip is specifically designed for participants of the Glacier Travel Course. Basic Climbing Students are also welcome. We will carry packs up to 40 lbs to prepare in terms of conditioning for upcoming glacier climbs. Conditioning hikes are optional activities but participation is highly recommended.

Route/Place

Mount Si Old Trail


Roster
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • 10 essentials
  • hiking or mountaineering boots
  • hiking pole
  • extra weight for training purposes - get details from the leader
  • optional: ice axe (getting used to handling it)
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