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!

NSM member Kelsey Graner climbing the South Side route of Mount Hood

NSM member Kelsey Graner climbing the South Side route of Mount Hood

NSM member Kelsey Graner working her way across a steep snow slope to get to the summit of Mount Hood

NSM member Kelsey Graner working her way across a steep snow slope to get to the summit of Mount Hood

This could be you!

WHAT:

8 NSM conditioning hikes on weekday evenings

2 Day Mount Shuksan - Sulphide Glacier Climb*

When:

Conditioning Hikes: (4 required)

Organized hikes occurring once a week from June through July at various trailheads along the I-90 corridor and the Issaquah Alps. Current placeholder is Wednesdays (subject to change based on participants schedules).

Carpooling will be arranged via NSM to the trailheads.

Summit Attempt:

August 1st & 2nd

  • Day 1 will include hiking to high camp and reviewing skills necessary to summit

  • Day 2 will include summit and travel back to cars

FITNESS REQUIREMENTS:

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. 

Log your achievements via the NSM Alpine Conditioning Series Log.

Gear REQUIREMENTS:

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!

COST:

Total Cost: $550 + tax**

Included in Cost:

  • All meals while on the mountain

  • Tents

  • Cook gear

  • Group climbing equipment

  • Mountain Madness female guide(s)

  • Stoves

  • 8 weekday conditioning hikes by NSM

  • Carpool arrangements by NSM

Not Included in Cost:

  • Airfare

  • 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 at this price.

Alpine Conditioning Series
550.00
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Additional Questions?

Email info@neverstopmoving.org


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