Mount Shuksan Climb 3-Day Climb – ITINERARY
5-Day Mountaineering Course
- June 8-12
- July 27-31
- August 7-11
Mount Shuksan Climb Itinerary
3 Days • North Cascades National Park
<pFlight Schedule: USA – Seattle (SEA)
Climbs begins and ends at the Northwest Mountain Shop
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 Sulphide Glacier. Basic skills review.
Day 2 • Summit Day • Mount Shuksan • 9,127ft
Summit day starts early. Begin climbing the Sulfide Glacier from camp to the base of the summit pyramid. We scramble rock (class 3) to the summit. Rappel and descend to camp.
Day 3 • Hike to Trailhead
After breakfast we pack our gear and return to the trailhead.
NW Mountain Guides make 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