There is nothing planned Memorial Day Weekend.
June 1. Evening hike to the Goat Trail Loop on Mount Juneau. We are going to meet at 5:30 at the Perseverance Trailhead on Basin Road and hike up. The loop ascends a “goat trail,” goes part way up Mt. Juneau, and descends the Mount Juneau trail. Look for Dani at the Perseverance Trailhead.
June 8. Evening hike to the Gold Ridge. We are going to meet at 5:30 at the Tram Trailhead on Basin Road and hike up. Look for Meredith at the trailhead.
June 3. Juneau Ridge. Dani Evenson is Dani Evenson is leading a trip up Juneau Ridge Loop. This is a moderate climb. Contact Dani by 7PM Friday June 2 if interested. email@example.com .
June 10. Rock Climbing on the Tee Wall. Carl Reese is leading a trip to climb rocks on the Tee Wall. The Tee Wall is a technical climb above Tee Harbor that is newly developed and in the process of more development. There are bolted climbs up there. You should have a harness and shoes at a minimum and the know how to rappel and climb at, at least the 5.6 level. The Tee Wall has big exposure. Contact Carl for more info 723-9323.
June 15, Sea Cliffs Evening. Carl Reese is leading to the Sea Cliffs to climb rocks. You will need a harness and climbing shoes at a minimum. If you have other gear you could bring that. The Sea Cliffs have top ropes sites so no experience is needed. Contact Carl for more info 723-9323.
June 24. The club plans a solstice hike at night on Clark’s Traverse (Gastineau-Roberts-Sheep-Clark-Perseverance Trail). Carl is leading a hike on June 18-19 at night. The sun will set and rise without getting completely dark, especially on a mountain top. The traverse should take about 8 hours. We plan to start in the evening and by done by about 4 AM. Stay tuned for changes because I don’t want to do this sucka in bad weather. I am looking for a bluebird night near solstice. Contact Carl by Friday at 6PM if you are interested. 723-9323.
There is nothing scheduled Fourth of July Weekend.
July 7-9. Mount Ernest Gruening. Carl Reese is leading a trip of Ernie G. The plan is to bike to the moraine at Herbert Glacier Friday night (July 7), probably after work. July 8 climb Mt Ernie G and return to find drinks chillin in the river by the moraine camp, and stay again at the moraine camp, and return to town Sunday morning. This trip requires glacier travel, it’s fairly long, some bushwhacking, and some fairly easy rock climbing. Contact Carl by Thursday at 6PM if you are interested. 723-9323.
July 22. Pirate Shore. Develop rock climbing along the shore between Amalga Harbor and Boy Scout Beach. We are going to clean some rocks, brush some trails, and climb some rocks. Experience isn’t necessary. If you are interested, please call or text Carl before Friday at 7PM. 723-9323.
July 25th Our next monthly meeting at the Island Pub in Douglas at 6:30 PM. We will plan upcoming climbs and hikes. All are welcome. Come with ideas or to meet other mountaineering folks.