Intermediate Field Trip #6 Ice Climbing 2

Field trip: Intermediate Climbing

Intermediate Field Trip #6 Ice Climbing 2 - Heliotrope Ridge and Lower Coleman Glacier & Seracs

Tacoma Intermediate Ice II Field Trip/Coleman Glacier

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

Heliotrope Ridge Trailhead, meeting time T.B.A.

On this fieldtrip we will cover: chopping steps, anchor set up (including ice bollards), French technique, placing ice screws, front pointing, rappelling, V-thread, and leading & cleaning at least one ice pitch.

Students must have completed the self rescue course and both rock field trips.

Route/Place

Heliotrope Ridge and Lower Coleman Glacier & Seracs



  • USGS Mt Baker

    Green Trails Mt Baker No. 13

    Green Trails Mount Baker Wilderness Climbing No. 13S
  • See full route/place details.
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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

T.B.A.

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