Arthur Peak


Alpine Scramble - Arthur Peak

Snow scramble to a MRNP 100. Plan for a road walk from Carbon River Entrance.

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  • Winter Scramble, Rock Scramble, Snow Scramble, Strenuous 3, Technical 2
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 10.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,700 ft

7am at Carbon River entrance

Snow scramble of a Mt. Rainier 100 peak.

This is an exploratory trip for the leader.   Prospectus will be sent out to participants.  Alternate date or location may be decided upon due to weather and/or avalanche conditions.

2nd year scrambling students who need the course for graduation are welcome to attend. 

1st year students should have completed their snow field trip and/or have permission from your scrambling course leader.  Please reach out to me if you have questions 

We will go at a moderate pace (1,000 ft/hour) target.


Arthur Peak

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Helmet
  • Mountaineering Boots
  • Ice Axe
  • Snowshoes
  • Traction - probably microspikes, possibly crampons
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