TAC MAC Climbing Trip - Heliotrope Ridge and Lower Coleman Glacier & Seracs

Field trip: Mountaineers Adventure Club - Tacoma

TAC MAC Climbing Trip - Heliotrope Ridge and Lower Coleman Glacier & Seracs

Intro to Ice Climbing

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  • Thu, Aug 26, 2021 — Fri, Aug 27, 2021
  • Tacoma Youth Programs
  • Youth
  • Youth
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 5.5 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,400 ft

TBD

This will be an introduction to ice climbing on steep seracs on the lower Coleman Glacier. We will camp in the backcountry nearby. 

Expect packs to be fairly heavy.

Route/Place

Heliotrope Ridge and Lower Coleman Glacier & Seracs



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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Harness, helmet, belay device, personal anchor, mountaineering boots, crampons, ice tools, ropes, ice screws, pickets, slings.

Backcountry camping equipment.

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