Alpine Scramble - Colchuck Peak/East Route

A strenuous one day trip on the border of the Enchantments

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  • Strenuous 4, Technical 4
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 13.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 5,100 ft


We will either car camp at the TH or at Eightmile/Bridge Creek CG; the following day we'll attempt Cannon Mountain, so please be in excellent shape and prepared for back to back 5000'+ days!  Scramble/Climbing graduates only please.


Colchuck Peak/East Route

  • Green Trails Alpine Lakes East (Stuart Range) No. 208SX

    USGS Enchantment Lakes

    Green Trails The Enchantments No. 209S
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