Seattle MAC - Alpine Climb - Glacier Peak/Disappointment Peak Cleaver

Youth activity: Mountaineers Adventure Club

Seattle MAC - Alpine Climb - Glacier Peak/Disappointment Peak Cleaver

An Alpine Climb lead by volunteers and/or staff for MAC! This trip has prerequisites. See leaders notes for details.

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  • Wed, Jun 23, 2021 — Fri, Jun 25, 2021
  • Seattle Youth Outreach Committee
  • Youth
  • Adults
  • Basic Glacier Climb
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 33.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 8,200 ft

See trip sheet. We will likely camp at the trailhead or nearby on Tuesday night in order to get an early start on Wednesday. We will likely return late in the day or in the evening on Thursday.

Preference in registration for this climb will be given to Seattle MAC students who have not yet been on a glacier climb. You must be registered for Snow 2 in order to register for this climb. 

Prerequisites: 

For alpine rock climbs:

Skills/workshops: Multi-pitch systems, belay escape, rappelling, lead climbing / lead belaying

Other courses/trips: Wilderness First Aid (WFA) course/badge, Leavenworth Multi-Pitch trip / successful multi-pitch climb, Summer Trip / successful muti-pitch climb there

If glacier climb: In addition to all of the above: Crevasse rescue workshop, glacier climbing fundamentals (at least 2), Snow 1, Snow 2

Route/Place

Glacier Peak/Disappointment Peak Cleaver



  • USGS Glacier Peak West

    USGS Glacier Peak East

    USGS Sloan Peak

    Green Trails Mountain Loop Highway No. 111SX

    Green Trails Glacier Peak No. 112

    Trails Illustrated Glacier Peak Wilderness
  • See full route/place details.
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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

10 essentials, helmet, harness, shoes

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