Bearhead & East Bearhead Mountains


Alpine Scramble - Bearhead & East Bearhead Mountains

Bearhead & East Bearhead 6089 & 6052

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  • Technical 3, Strenuous 3
  • Mileage: 8.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,900 ft
7:30 AM at Irish Cabin
Leader and assistant leader are Advanced Scrambles students completing mentored climbing requirements. Leader is Brian Looper ( and mentor is Larry Dunn. Contact Brian with questions regarding the trip. Snow scramble: Primary objective is Bearhead Mountain with possible attempt of East Bearhead if time/conditions permit. This scramble is geared toward scrambles students. If Bearhead trailhead is inaccessible, alternate destination will be Florence Peak (same gear required). ---------------Required Equipment-------Climbing helmet, ice axe, snow shoes, hasty harness kit and 10E. We will meet at the Irish Cabin property at 0730am. Contact trip leader if you need directions. Plan on a full day in the sun, so bring heavy duty sun protection.

Bearhead & East Bearhead Mountains

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

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