Alpine Scramble - Esmeralda (west) 6765

Esmeralda (west) 6765

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8:30 AM at De Roux Campground
Esmeralda Peak is located near the end of the N Fork Teanaway Road with Hawkins to its WNW, Fortune and Ingalls to the N, and Teanaway Ridge to the E. Varying technical difficulty, depending on the ambitions of the group. It's another Teanaway area classic.

USGS Mt Stuart, WA (I'll email JPG maps before the trip. Either will be acceptable.)

Helmets required, ice axe and trekking poles optional.

I-90 E to Hwy 970. N 7 mi to Teanaway Rd. Take this 20 miles to L turn signed only Trail #1392, which in 1/4 mi leads to De Roux Campground and TH.
If you reach the end of the N Fork Teanaway road at Esmeralda TH, you've missed the turn; it's 1.8 miles back down the line. One-way Driving Time: ~2:30 hrs

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