Tacoma Basic FT 5 - Glacier IV (winter overnight)

Field trip: Basic Climbing Course

Tacoma Basic FT 5 - Glacier IV (winter overnight) - Artist Point

Tacoma Basic Climbing FT 5 - Winter Overnight

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  • Moderate, M1 Mountain 1 Ski
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 5.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,100 ft

TBD

Tacoma Basic Climbing Course FT 5 - Winter Overnight

At this field trip students and instructors will break into pods of 2 instructors and 6 students. Group information will be given prior to trip.

Test your ability to sleep in the snow: setting up camp, clothing layering system, and boiling snow for water/food

Test: Crevasse Rescue, Carabiner Ice Axe Belay, Self-Arrest. Practice: Snow Camping, Nutrition, Alpine Start, Roped Glacier Travel, Snow Shelters

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Route/Place

Artist Point



  • Green Trails Mt Shuksan No. 14

    Green Trails Mount Baker Wilderness Climbing No. 13SX

    USGS Shuksan Arm
  • See full route/place details.
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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

See course manual: SNOW SHOES RECOMMENDED

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