Alpine Scramble - Foss Peak/Unicorn Creek

We'll do a relaxed pace loop trip, approaching by way of the east shoulder of Castle and returning by Unicorn Creek

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  • Strenuous 3, Technical 2
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 7.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,700 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 6,324 ft
  • Pace: A slower moderate

South Renton (Grady Way) Park and Ride at 7:30 AM.

With good weather the loop trip offers extended, spectacular views of Mount Rainier.  Poor weather will likely lead to a late change in destination.


Foss Peak/Unicorn Creek

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