Mt Shasta Avalanche Gulch
2 days / 1 night
Price per person
Our Avalanche Gulch 2-Day climb is our most popular guided ascent to the summit of Mt Shasta. This course is a guided ascent with professional guides, including instruction in ice axe and crampon use, and also self-arrest techniques. Depending on time constraints we may touch on the basics of route finding, mountain sense, and mountain safety. This climb is designed for those who desire to learn the skills necessary to ascend safely and who wish to explore the world of alpine mountaineering. Learn skills from a professional guide while climbing the most popular and direct route to the summit via the spectacular Mt Shasta Avalanche Gulch route.
Departure: Mt Shasta, California
Duration: 2 days / 1 night
Skill Level: Previous hiking and backpacking experience required. No previous mountaineering experience is needed.
Group Size: 6
Guide to Guest ratio: 1:3
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“Tim and Matt were great guides! I appreciated Tim’s extensive experience and his calm, yet straight-forward demeanor, and found his guidance to be encouraging and easy to follow. All in all, our group had a great time. Thank you for your great service!”
— Mt. Shasta Summit Ascent –
Carolyn – San Francisco, California