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Santiam Alpine Club

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Directly contact an activity organizer well before the scheduled date to join an event. At the discretion of the activity organizer, members and non-members alike are welcome to join activities. The nature of the event, the participant's experience and the number of people already going will influence the organizer's decision. All outings depend on weather and other conditions. Join SAC's E-mail Group to learn about off-schedule activities announced on short notice. The schedule below was last updated October 17.

This season's planned activities and trip reports

March 30, Annual banquet

May 3, Mountain climbing school

May 10, Conditioning Hike: Elk Mountain Loop
Trip report

May 24, Hood Half Climb

June 1, Mt. Hood Standard Route

June 7, Mount McLoughlin
Trip report

June 22, South Sister on Summer Solstice

June 28, Rock climbing at Smith Rock

July 11, Mount Jefferson Climb

July 12, Mt. Adams
Trip report

July 25, Mount Bailey climb
Trip report

August 8, Broken Top Backpacking Trip and Climb

August 23, Glacier travel and crevasse rescue

August 23, Sierra High Route
Trip report

October 4, Ice climbing

Prior season trip reports

Trip reports sorted alphabetically by destination are below.

Broken Top

Cloud Cap Inn

Crater Lake

Diamond Peak

Horsethief Butte

Middle Sister

Mount Adams

Mount Hood

Mount Jefferson

Mount McLoughlin

Mount Olympus

Mount Rainier

Mount Saint Helens

Mount Shasta

Mount Stuart

Mount Thielsen

Mount Washington

North Sister


South Sister

Three Fingered Jack

Santiam Alpine Club

Club officers


Mountain climbing school

Rock climbing at Smith Rock

Glacier travel and crevasse rescue

Ice climbing

Mountain Climbing School Manual

Mountain climbing terms


Activities schedule


E-mail group

GPS routes


Membership application

Mountain climbing sites

Rope locker

Site map

Trip reports