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Forbidden Peak, Washington State, 2 Day Rock Climbing

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A certified mountain guide wants to guide you on a 2 day rock climbing adventure on the west ridge of the Forbidden peak in the Cascades of Washington.

Private

Cascade Range

2 Days

Apr - Sep

Fit

Intermediate


Highlights

* Enjoy a 2 day rock climbing adventure to the top of the Forbidden Peak.

* Scale the challenging west ridge of the peak.

* Gaze at the glaciers, lakes and peaks of the Cascades from the peak's summit.

Description

One of the best alpine rock climbing routes in the Cascades, the west ride of the Forbidden peak (2,687m) is a great climb.

For 2 exciting days, you will get the chance to climb the Forbidden peak to its summit, where you can enjoy some spectacular views of glaciers, alpine lakes and other peaks in the Cascades.

The trip will begin at a park and ride in Seattle at approximately 7:00 am. From there, we will take an approximate 2.5 hour drive to the trail head. After that, we will hike for approximately 3 to 4 hours to our campsite. At the campsite, at some nearby rocks, we will practice several important techniques for the climb to come. Those techniques include rope management, belaying a lead climber and connecting to an alpine rock anchor. Afterwards, we will enjoy a delicious hot dinner and sleep in our tents.

On the following day, we will wake up before sunrise. After breakfast, we will hike up to the beginning of the west ridge. We will choose our climbing route based on weather and snow conditions. From there, we will climb approximately 8 pitches to the top of the Forbidden peak. After you’ve enjoyed the view, we will then rappel back down.

The ascent will be challenging. As a result, it is required that participants have previous rock climbing experience. You should also have prior mountaineering experience, and be in good physical condition.

A great climb that will yield great views, this 2 day ascent of the west ridge of the Forbidden peak is a fantastic adventure. To enjoy it for yourself, just send me a request.

I can also take you on a one day climbing adventure on the Tooth, which is also located in the Cascades of Washington.

Price includes

- Guiding fee

- Permit and entrance fees

- Camping equipment tents

Price details

Please note the price does not include transportation, personal climbing equipment, meals, or guide gratuities.


Details

More info

Participants must be at least 13 years of age.

Meeting point

A park and ride in Seattle, or a different pre-established location closer to the trailhead.

About the guide

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Miyar

5.00

(8)

Guide Agency

At Miyar Adventures, we know that every trip is as much about discovering yourself as it is about discovering the world. Miyar was founded because of our passion for climbing - a passion we will strive to share with you whether you join us for a trip close to home or in a remote corner of the Himalayas.

We strive to be your trusted companion as you chase your life-long dreams. We believe it is our duty to ensure that you are safe and that you have fun every time you climb with us.

We want to make climbing accessible to all adventure-seekers, regardless of their age and climbing background. And when we go climbing with seasoned climbers, we make sure they have enough of a challenge.

Miyar's guides have relevant training through the American Mountain Guides Association (AMGA) for the terrain in which they guide. This includes training in rock climbing, ice climbing, glacier travel, and snow sports, as well as avalanche training and Wilderness First Responder or higher level medical certification.

Languages

Hindi | English

Certificates

AMGA

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What people are saying about Miyar

Gillian

5.00

Sandeep and his wife, Jasmine, are lovely guides! We did a 1 day intro to rock climbing excursion with them and we had a great time! They communicated well and provided us with a fun and safe day of climbing. They chose routes based on our experience and taught us a lot. I highly recommend hiring Miyar Adventures. We have already shared their info with friends and family.

Dalton

5.00

Everything was great. From the explore share professional that connected me to the guide service, and the guide on the mountain.

Ben

5.00

Hisham was a great guide!

Chloe

5.00

I had an amazing time climbing the tooth and the guides Jasmine and Sandeep were great! I really appreciated their flexibility and allowing me to choose a different route up the tooth. Amazing hike in. I’m glad we were able to beat the heat and the crowds.

Martha

5.00

We had an amazing experience, The Miyar team was outstanding. We all learned so much for our guides Anne and Deim. You all did wonderful in answering all my concerns and questions. Thank you so much!


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