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Colchuck Glacier 
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North Buttress Couloir 
Northeast Couloir 

Northeast Couloir 

   
Type:  Alpine, 1500', Grade II
Original: Steep Snow [details]
FA: Skip Edmunds, Clark Gerhardt, Paula Kregel, and Greg Markov January 1975
Season: Winter to early spring
Page Views: 335
Submitted By: Jeff Hebert on May 15, 2016

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Looking up the NE Couloir on Colchuck Peak

Description 

Follow the couloir as it winds up and then hits a steep wall. Continue along the base of this wall to the left and look for the exit. The finish includes steep snow to 60+ degrees and deposits you on the ridge just below the summit.

Location 

The deep couloir higher up the glacier than the North Buttress Coulor, below the Northeast Buttress, accessed from the Colchuck Glacier

Protection 

Snow protection and a small alpine rock rack, including pins


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