Seattle MAC - Drytooling

Youth activity: Mountaineers Adventure Club

Seattle MAC - Drytooling - Exit 38/Drytool Crag

A drytooling trip to introduce MAC students to the art of mixed, water ice, and alpine ice climbing. This is an advanced trip with prerequisites. See leader's notes for details.

  • Challenging

We'll meet at the Far Side parking @ 9am. This is the trailhead for Dirty Harry's Balcony & Far Side crags. We will be climbing at the "Wayne's World" crag 

See trip sheet for details.

This is an advanced trip. Prerequisites:

  • Confidence and ample experience leading at least 5.9 sport.
  • Experience glacier climbing and familiarity with ice axe use, as a base for learning to use ice tools
  • Ability to handle poor conditions - adequate layers & experience to stay warm in freezing/wet weather
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

See trip sheet for details.

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