Alpine Conditioning Series
Climb Mount Shuksan
Join the womxn in the Never Stop Moving community for conditioning hikes and a summit of Mount Shuksan with Mountain Madness. Work together to complete 8 conditioning hikes during weekday evenings to build your fitness, create camaraderie and share each other's knowledge prior to your 2 day summit attempt!
Doesn’t this look like fun?!
8 NSM conditioning hikes on weekday evenings
Conditioning Hikes: (4 required)
Every Wednesday at 5:30 pm at Mount Si Trailhead and Mailbox Trailhead in North Bend, WA.
Carpooling can be arranged via NSM to conditioning hikes
June 12th, 19th, 26th
July 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th, 31st
If you can not make these dates / times, we can work together to find additional options.
August 3rd & 4th
Day 1 will include hiking to high camp and skills review necessary to summit
Day 2 will include summit and travel back to cars
A general guideline for appropriate fitness levels is to be able to carry ~35lbs to the top of Mailbox in about 2.5 hours
The 8 conditioning hikes will aid in working everyone up to this ability level as a team.
Additional training may be required based on your current fitness level.
Personal gear requirements can be found here.
If you are lacking any personal gear, the NSM community will help you get outfitted by borrowing from others or you can rent it from Mountain Madness!
Total Cost: $550 + tax**
Included in Cost:
All meals while on the mountain
Group climbing equipment
Mountain Madness Female guides
8 Weekday conditioning hikes
Not Included in Cost:
Transportation from Seattle
Gratuities for guides
All personal equipment
*Back-up if required due to conditions and permits is Mount Baker
**Cost is dependent on maintaining a 4:1 client to guide ratio. Need minimum 4 enrolled for summit trip to run
Email Megan at email@example.com
Hiking Conditioning Trips
Sign up for the conditioning hikes you will be attending so carpooling can be arranged and everyone can find one another.
Thanks for your collaboration!