Climbing Mount Shuksan via Sulphide Glacier

One of our AMGA-certified guides wants to take you to the summit of Mount Shuksan via the Sulphide Glacier, in this amazing 3-day trip.

 
 
 

Details

 

Trip Duration

3 days

Mountain Range

Cascade Range

People per Guide

2 people

Trip Level

Intermediate

Offer Period

May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct

Type of Trip

Not specified


 

Mount Shuksan (2,783 m.) is a glaciated massif located Whatcom County, Washington. It is within the North Cascades National Park and its famous for its three sided peak, known as the Summit Pyramid. In this 3-day tour we will get to the top of this imposing mountain via the popular Sulphide Glacier.

We will get to the top of Shuksan via the Sulphide Glacier. It is a moderate climb with some technical difficulties. In this trip, novice mountaineers will learn the basics of ice climbing while intermediate and advanced will improve their mountaineering skills under expert guidance.

Shuksan is one of the most photographed mountains around the world, for its incredible beauty. Withs four major faces, five ridges and great icefall glaciers, it is also one of the vital mountaineering destinations of the North Cascades.

Sulphide Glacier is situated on the south slopes of Mount Shuksan. It has high cascades lying in Sulphide Lake, which empties over Sulphide Creek Falls, one of the highest waterfalls in North America.

So, if you are up for this unforgettable adventure in the North Cascades, please contact me! Let’s get together to the top of Mount Shuksan!

 

Price per person

 
1 Person
820 USD

Group of 2
820 USD

 

Price includes

 
  • Guiding fee
 

 

What happens if I need to cancel the trip?
If you decide to cancel, you’ll get a 100% refund (minus fees) if the cancellation is notified up to 60 days before the start of the tour, a 75% refund (minus fees) if you cancel between 59 and 30 days before the start of the tour, and a 50% refund if you cancel between 29 and 21 days before the start of the tour. If you cancel less than 21 days before the first day of the tour, you won’t receive a refund.Take into account, however, that if accommodation, flights or transfers were included in the trip you booked, then a different policy may apply as the guide will be bound by the provider’s cancellation policy.

What happens if the guide cancels the trip because of bad weather/unsuitable conditions?
If bad weather or unsuitable conditions force the guide to cancel the trip, he or she will: a) propose a similar activity at a different place where conditions are better, or b) propose to postpone the activity until a later date, or c) cancel. If you refuse option a), our cancellation policy will apply. Please note, however, that the call to cancel a trip due to bad weather can only be made by the guide (not the client).

What happens if the guide doesn’t show up or cancels for personal reasons?
If the guide cancels for reason of injury or other, you will get a 100% refund on your trip.

 

Other details

 
Skill level required
Beginner
Fitness level required
Fit
 

About the Guide

 
 

Come discover the stunning mountains in the Pacific Northwest. From Mount Rainier, to Mount Shuksan and Mount Baker, will take you to all of the most iconic summits in Washington State. Join us for a mountaineering or skiing adventure in some of the most beautiful spots in the US.

 
 
FROM 820 USD per person

Join our Newsletter

Stay up-to-date on the best adventures!