Crystal Peak (Mount Rainier)


Alpine Scramble - Crystal Peak (Mount Rainier)

SeattleStudentScramble. Changed from Tamanos due to weather conditions. There is plenty of snow to make this a snow scramble rather than a hike.

  • Strenuous
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 8.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,100 ft

White River entrance to MRNP at 8:00am.

This scramble start as a hike in the woods to Owyhigh Lakes, then is a snow scramble up to the ridge, where Mt. Rainier comes into view, then up the ridge, eventually becoming a rock scramble to the top.

If you would like to be an assistant leader, please contact me.


Crystal Peak (Mount Rainier)

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