June 13 – 14, 2017
Pathfinder Teens will be learning Mountaineering Basics on a overnight, and day-hike to Lake Helen Base Camp on Mt Shasta. Elevation 10,400ft.
–June 10-afternoon, drive to Bunny Flat Trailhead and find ideal location to camp overnight.
–June 11, 3am :), gear up and start 5 mile hike to base camp with headlamps and crampons.
–Lunch at Lake Helen.
—Self-arrest and ropes training on the Heart of Mt. Shasta. Elevation 11,500ft.
—Glasading back down the mountain.
All climbers will be paired in groups of two or three. Each group must have a tent, ice axe, helmet, snow-melting gear, shovel.
Hermit’s Hut Outfitters is sponsoring this event for Pathfinders with discount rentals on needed equipment.
For more info, please contact Miguel Chambers (530) 510-1226
This event is open to all NorCal Pathfinders, staff and guests.