Echo Rock, Observation Rock & Tillicum Point

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Alpine Scramble - Echo Rock & Observation Rock

Strenuous double scramble (1 snow + 1 rock) on the north side of Mt Rainier.

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  • Strenuous 4, Technical 4
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 13.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,800 ft

Wilburton Park & Ride (Bellevue), 5:45am. (Or Mowich Lake parking area in Mt Rainier NP, 7:45am.)

Strenuous double scramble of 2 volcanic cones on the N side of Mt Rainier.

Participants should have excellent physical conditioning and endurance, and comfort with steep exposure.

Trip is dependent on Mowich Lake Road being open.

Observation Rock will be a snow scramble; Echo Rock will be a rock scramble.

Echo Rock has very loose rock - helmets required.

Leader may pre-select up to 3 Everett Scrambling students prior to opening.

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Echo Rock, Observation Rock & Tillicum Point


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