The Mazamas offers a variety of classes for all ability levels. Learn new skills in mountaineering, rock climbing, first aid, ski mountaineering, and more.
This is a one day moderate climb on 4th class rock with a fairly easy approach. This route has "the peak's best rock climbing" writes Beckey. This is a popular area close to Seattle with easy road access. It's also a popular winter steep snow route.
|Driving Distance from Portland||200 miles|
|Driving Time from Portland||4 hours|
|Expected Duration||Car to car in one day|
|Relevant Books||Cascade Alpine Guide: Columbia River to Stevens Pass by Fred Beckey, and Climbing Washington’s Mountains, by Jeff Smoot|
|Relevant Maps||USGS 7.5 minute series, Snoqualmie Pass, , Green Trails #207 <href="http: maps.google.com="" maps?f="q&source=s_q&hl=en&geocode=&q=chair+peak+98045&sll=47.441499,-121.409268&sspn=0.017822,0.045233&g=guye+peak+WA&ie=UTF8&ll=47.458476,-121.46626&spn=0.01712,0.045233&t=p&z=15"" title="Google map">Google map</href="http:>|