Mountain Project Logo

Routes in Matanuska Glacier

Everywhere is a route WI4-5
Icing Peak - North Ridge WI2-3
Unsorted Routes:
Type: Ice, 5000 ft, Grade IV
FA: Evan Phillips / Carl Oswald (May 1999)
Page Views: 293 total, 11/month
Shared By: evanphillipsak on Oct 6, 2015
Admins: Jared LaVacque, L. Von Dommelheimer

You & This Route


1 Opinions

Your To-Do List:

Add To-Do

Your Star Rating:


     Clear Rating

Your Difficulty Rating:


-none- Change

Your Ticks:

Add New Tick
    -none-
Private Property Details

Description

Ski 10-15 miles back Matanuska Glacier. Take right fork (Icing Glacier) and ski another 10-15 miles. Camp at around 5,000' on the Icing Glacier. The route climbs a perfectly symmetrical knife edge ridge for the first 1,500'. The crux breaks thru a hanging serac/ buldge. The final 2,500' is steep snow and ice climbing up to 70 degrees

Protection

Snow Pickets, Ice screws

0 Comments