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Trip Information
Name: Anderson Ice
Starts: Sat Nov 30, 2013
Meetup: TBD
Return: Sat Nov 30, 2013

Registration opens: Mon Oct 28, 2013
Event category: Ice Climbing
Difficulty grade: C5  [?]
For members only: No
Screening used: Yes
Max participants: 4

Organizer: Justin Bennett
Profile info:
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A search for ice in the Anderson Range.  Plan to bushwack into the Ibex/Chamois col area with the hope to find some alpine ice early in the year before too much snow falls, summit Ibex as a daytrip if conditions allow.  This will be a VERY early departure and a very late return, participants are welcome to crash at my place on Friday night.   A re-route will be planned if we have lots of early season snow preventing driving on the logging road.

Required:

Required Minimum Equipment:

Suitable backpack

Harness

2 Ice Tools

Suitable boots (full shank)

Crampons (for vertical ice)

Helmet

Suitable clothing for the weather (potentially all day in the rain in the alpine)

Webbing/Cord

Biners (locking and non-locking) (alpine draws)

1 Rope ( 60M length - 1/2 or twin)

Belay/Rappel device (for small diameter ropes)

sewn slings

2 short prussik (30-50cm), Cord (~3mm difference from your rope, 4m)

1 pulley

Ice screws (# TBD)

V-thread tool

 

 

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