Dumbell & Greenwood Mountains


Alpine Scramble - Dumbell & Greenwood Mountains

A pleasant 2-day scramble with magnificent views.

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  • Strenuous 4, Technical 5
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 14.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 5,500 ft

Anyone who wants to carpool should meet at 10:30 a.m. at the Monroe P&R. If you would prefer to drive yourself, please plan on meeting us at the TH at 1:30 p.m. Driving directions from the P&R to the TH are here.

In the interest of full disclosure, I have never done this trip before and am counting on everyone working as a team on navigation. This has worked well in the past, and I am confident we will be successful in our route finding if everyone comes prepared and participates! Please review and bring a copy of the route description (here, and here) and a mapThere is absolutely NO excuse not to do this!!! For those carrying GPS devices, you can download a reliable GPX file for our route here.


Dumbell & Greenwood Mountains

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Helmet
  • Scramble harness
  • Ice ax
  • Crampons
  • Overnight camping gear
  • Assigned group gear (see email to participants)
  • NW Forest Pass (if you have one)
  • Alarm to wake yourself up in the morning (I'm your climb leader, not your mother)
  • Gas money for your carpool driver (We'll be driving ~200 mi RT to the TH from our carpool meeting point)
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