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Mount Adams

Beginner Summit Climb

With numer­ous glac­i­ers, tum­bling water­falls, and open alpine forests and mead­ows sprin­kled among lava flows and rim rocks, majes­tic Mount Adams is not only the sec­ond-high­est peak in Wash­ing­ton at 12,276 feet / 3742 meters, but also one of the most beau­ti­ful climbs around. As a com­pos­ite vol­cano Adams resem­bles Mount Rainier and offers sim­i­lar climb­ing oppor­tu­ni­ties, but with more soli­tude. From our route on the Maza­ma Glac­i­er we have a close-up view of the jum­bled Klick­i­tat Glac­i­er Ice­fall and unob­struct­ed views of Mount St Helens, Mount Rainier, and Mount Hood.

Price

  • Mount Adams

    $1,055 – 4 Days

Dates

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Itinerary

Flight Information

For sched­uled cours­es and climbs, you should fly into Seat­tle-Taco­ma Inter­na­tion­al Air­port (SeaT­ac). You are respon­si­ble for your trans­porta­tion to down­town Seat­tle. You will meet as a group with your guide(s) ear­ly morn­ing on Day 1 for an ori­en­ta­tion meet­ing and equip­ment check.

Equipment

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Elevation

12,276 ft / 3742 m

Route

Maza­ma Glacier 

CUR­RENT­LY THE MAZA­MA GLAC­I­ER ROUTE IS CLOSED. OPEN­ING WILL BE DETER­MINED BY THE YAKI­MA NATION. PLEASE CON­TACT US ABOUT THE ALTER­NA­TIVE ROUTES ON THE MOUNTAIN.

Client to Guide Ratio

5:1

Difficulty

Beginner

No prior climbing experience is required. Climbers should be in good physical condition and it is highly recommended that they have some backpacking experience.

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