Crescent Mountain


Alpine Scramble - Crescent Mountain

Scramble of two Rainier 100 peaks: Tyee and Crescent. This will be over 16 miles and 5000 vertical feet plus a 5.5 mile bike ride each way. Expect a long day and bring headlamps for the return.

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  • Strenuous 4, Technical 3
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 16.5 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 5,000 ft
  • Pace: Fast

Meet at Carbon River Entrance at 6:00am.  Please note road is closed 1100 feet before this point at the junction with FS road 7810.

More detailed information will be sent to participants Friday evening.


Crescent Mountain

  • USGS Golden Lakes

    Green Trails Mt Rainier West No. 269

    Green Trails Mount Rainier Wonderland No. 269SX

    USGS Mowich Lake

    USGS Sunrise
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