The Mazamas offers a variety of classes for all ability levels. Learn new skills in mountaineering, rock climbing, first aid, ski mountaineering, and more.
The Pinnacle Glacier is a more technical route on the west side of the peak, with crevasses, seracs, and attendant routefinding challenges. Be fit and move fast.
|Driving Distance from Portland||100 miles|
|Driving Time from Portland||2 hours|
|Expected Duration||Car to car in two or more days|
|Relevant Books||Cascade Alpine Guide: Columbia River to Stevens Pass by Fred Beckey, and Climbers Guide to the Cascade Volcanoes by Jeff Smoot|
|Relevant Maps||USGS 7 minute series, Mt. Adams West and Mt. Adams East, or USDA Forest Service Mt. Adams Wilderness map <href="http: "="" adventure="" c463="" starts-here="" title="On the Mazama Climbing and Hiking map page " www.mazamas.org="" your="">On the Mazama Climbing and Hiking map page <href="http: maps.google.com="" maps?f="q&source=s_q&hl=en&geocode=&q=mt+adams,+USA&sll=37.0625,-95.677068&sspn=42.581364,92.636719&ie=UTF8&ll=46.19932,-121.490765&spn=0.072953,0.180931&t=p&z=13&iwloc=addr"" title="Google Map">Google Map Get a topo map, GPX track file for your GPS or smartphone, and KML file (Google Earth) for this route here: Mazamas.org > Resources > Maps for Climbing and Hiking.</href="http:></href="http:>|
|Awards Qualified||16 Major NW Peaks, Guardian Peaks|