2019 Eldorado Peak Climb Fitness
2 – 3 Days
Flight Schedule: USA – Seattle (SEA)
Day 1 • Hike to High Camp
Meet 9:00am at the Northwest Mountain Shop. Gear check and drive to the trailhead. Hike to camp at the base of the Inspiration Glacier. Basic skills review.
Day 2 • Summit Day • Eldorado Peak • 8,876ft
Summit day starts early. Begin climbing the Inspiration Glacier from camp to the base of the summit pyramid. We climb snow slopes before reaching the final exposed knife edge ridge to the summit. Descend to camp.
Day 3 • Hike to Trailhead
After breakfast we pack our gear and return to the trailhead.
Itinerary Notes: NW Mountain Guide makes every effort to uphold the scheduled itinerary, although our guides are given discretion to adapt the itinerary for reasons beyond our control or due to the needs of the group. Meal schedule: (B) Breakfast (L) Lunch (D) Dinner