North Palisade is the highest of the Palisade group at 14,242 ft. climbed via the classic u-notch. Requires both alpine ice and snow skills along with alpine rock skill. With several pitches of ice and snow toped off with 2 pitches of rock an exceptional summit. A climb you will not soon forget. You can also climb little know Polemonium Peak, 14,080 ft. via the same route.
Another option for spectacular Sierrian coulior climbing is the steeper v-notch with an ascent of Polemonium Peak with the descent route next to Mt. Sill. Be sure to give us a call for some fantastic climbing in the most alpine region of the Sierra Nevada range. The ratio of guide to client is kept low (one guide to two clients maximum) for the most efficient climbing and safety. Come join us for an exciting exciting alpine adventure.
- Dates: July, August, September, October
- Guide/client ratio: 1:2
- Experience level: basic rock climbing up to 5.6 and snow and ice climbing skills, knots, belays, and excellent physical conditioning.
Airfare is not included in the tour price.
- Cost: $750
- Single $1,125.
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Our company is co-owned and co-directed by Tim Keating, CEO and one of the original co-founders of the company. Along with Dave Cressman, our 10 year Shasta operations manager, now President of the company. Established in 1981, we are one of only 3 guide services to operate on Mt. Shasta and one of 8 guides’ services...
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