Climbing Conditioner


Climbing Conditioner - Poo Poo Point via Chirico Trail

Conditioning hike open to graduates/students of Basic Alpine Climbing or Scramble course. We will go up at your own pace and come down as a group.

  • Thu, Nov 30, 2023
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Adults
  • Moderate/Strenuous
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 4.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,650 ft
  • Pace: 1,000 ft/hr
  • FULL, 1 on waitlist (8 capacity)
  • FULL, 1 on waitlist (2 capacity)
  • Cancellation & Refund Policy

Meet at the Poo Poo Point TH at 5:20pm and be ready to go by 5:30pm. 

An email regarding trip logistics will be sent out a few days prior to the trip. 

The primary goal for the hike is to get a check on fitness and set expectations for the minimum fitness requirements for successful trips with the Basic Alpine Course. With that said, pack weight and mountaineering boots are optional. Dress as appropriate for the weather.

This trip may be cancelled due to severe weather conditions (eg. high winds, snow storm etc.) or road closures.


Poo Poo Point via Chirico Trail

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

In addition to your 10 Essentials, you'll need microspikes, along with a headlamp and extra batteries.   Weighted packs and mountaineering boots are optional, but a good idea to help you gauge your fitness and break in your boots.

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