ICE 2 - Leading Alpine Ice

Field trip: Intermediate Ice Module

ICE 2 - Leading Alpine Ice - Heliotrope Ridge and Lower Coleman Glacier & Seracs

Intermediate Field Trip 11 - Leading on Alpine Ice

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  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 5.5 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,400 ft

TBD

Students will practice top-roping steep ice, swing leads and take a lead test on lower angle ice. Students will also learn to build a v-thread and rappel.

Route/Place

Heliotrope Ridge and Lower Coleman Glacier & Seracs



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    Green Trails Mount Baker Wilderness Climbing No. 13SX

    Green Trails Mt Baker No. 13
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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

To be discussed at lecture

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