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Trip Information
Name: Mt Baker via Easton glacier
Starts: Sat Sep 01, 2018
Meetup:
Return: Sun Sep 02, 2018

Registration opens: Mon Aug 20, 2018
Event category: Mountaineering
Difficulty grade: C3  [?]
For members only: Yes
Screening used: Yes
Max participants: 4

Organizer: Philippe Lambrette
Profile info:
Trip Planning Questions

Please describe your recent experience with glacier travel, crevasse rescue and snow camping.

Do you have valid travel documents that will allow you to easily cross the US border?

Are you willing and able to drive a vehicle there?

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Participant Information

We will be meeting early on Saturday morning and travelling to a high base camp. Summit attempt in the early hours on Sunday morning. Retreat to Base camp. Pack up and return by Sunday afternoon. Expect a more challenging terrain due to late season. This trip is not a race it will be done at best at a moderate.

You must have recent experience in:
- Roped glacier travel
- Crevasse rescue
- Snow camping

Gear required:
- Crampons and ice axe
- Rope (may be able to share)
- Harness, helmet
- Crevasse rescue equipment
- Overnight camping gear and tent
- Headlamp/torch
- 10 essentials, other gear

Insurance:
STRONGLY CONSIDER trip insurance for the trip.

Border:
You MUST have a valid passport or other travel document enabling you to cross the US border. 

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