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Sulphide Glacier -

Average Rating = 5.00/5 Average Rating : 5.00 out of 5
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A few stoppers for the summit pyramid, or some pickets
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty (Not Rated)
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 5.00/5
  Rock Quality 1.00/5
  Scenery 5.00/5
  Fun Factor 5.00/5


This is a fun, 500' 3rd-5th class scramble in late season. It's a moderate (40 degree) snow climb earlier in season.

Submitted by: pzack on 2004-06-03
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Route ID: 53848

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4 Ascents Recorded

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  Difficulty PD
  Safety Rating G
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: lucander on 2011-06-04 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars Shuksan

Climbed with Scott Reed and a couple blokes from Bozeman. Great snow conditions, but it gets soft early in this summer sun. At the summit pyramid, we climbed the right hand skyline on terribly rotten alpine "ice" and slush, it's gonna fall off real soon and expose a nice ridgeline.

Added: 2011-08-14

Red Point Red Point ascent by: crazyakclimber on 2004-11-17 (View Climbing Log)

0 out of 5 stars Ascent Note

No comment

Added: 2004-11-17

Onsight Onsight ascent by: jude on 2003-06-27 (View Climbing Log)

0 out of 5 stars Ascent Note

The Sulphide Glacier is pretty, but pretty much a walk-up. The strenuous part is the approach. The summit is basically 3rd class, with maybe a little 4th. Very chossy, with lots of rockfall. Wear a helmet.
Awesome views.

Added: 2003-06-27

Onsight Onsight ascent by: david_smithrock on 2002-07-30 (View Climbing Log)

0 out of 5 stars Ascent Note

Climbed with my brother. Probably the most beautiful mountain in the cont. US.

Witnessed by: brother
Added: 2002-07-30