This course is designed for climbers to learn fundamental mountaineering skills. Learn the basics of what it takes to climb a mountain.
Baker’s North Ridge is compiled in many guidebooks as a Cascade classic. Climb the immaculate steep snow and ice ridge to the 10,778-foot summit. Or take the 2-day south route, which is a great introduction to glacier mountaineering.
Standing at 7,969 feet tall, Mount Olympus is the tallest peak in Olympic National Park. It’s a diverse climb full of hiking, snow/glacier travel, and rock climbing with a 35-mile round trip.
Two of the classic climbs in the North Cascades.
The North Ridge Route is an adventurous route up a Cascade classic with extensive travel over 3 glaciers and a rocky ridge traverse to the top.
The West Ridge ranks among one of the purest ridges in the Cascades.
The East Ridge offers beginners a stimulating ridge climb that will take you to the summit of Eldorado Peak.
West Arete is advanced and incorporates more diverse skills, traversing glaciated terrain and amazing alpine rock.
Mount Triumph is a lesson in Cascades alpinism. It requires a long approach which involves climbing to a pass, descending to an alpine lake, and back to another col, where camp is made.
The Tooth is included in Nelson and Potterfield’s Selected Climbs in the Cascades Volume 1 and 2. Regardless of the route you choose, you’ll enjoy this alpine climb.
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