Tacoma Basic FT 6 - Glacier IV (Winter Overnight)

Field trip: Basic Climbing Course

Tacoma Basic FT 6 - Glacier IV (Winter Overnight) - Paradise

Winter Camping, Glacier Team Travel, Crampon Technique

  • Easy/Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Elevation Gain: 500 ft

This field trip will be held at Paradise overnight. Your field trip leader will update with meeting time and location.

Tacoma Basic Climbing Course FT 6 - Glacier IV: Winter Overnight

Demo: Crampon ascending and descending techniques, 3:1 haul system

Checkpoint: Crevasse rescue, ice axe arrest

Practice: Snow camping, snow cave, running belay, 3:1 haul system, alpine start, roped glacier travel, crampon ascending and descending techniques 




  • USGS Mt Rainier East

    Green Trails Mt Rainier East No. 270

    Green Trails Paradise No. 270S

    Green Trails Mount Rainier Wonderland No. 269SX
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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

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