Guye Peak/East Route

Trip

Alpine Scramble - Guye Peak/East Route

Info
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  • Strenuous 3, Technical 5
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 5.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,200 ft

See Leader Notes...click "More+" below.

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Required:
- Previous T5 scramble experience!!
- Helmet
- Harness (such as a webbing harness tied with a water knot)
- Locking carabiner
- Cord loop with 2-3 ft reach (for a klemheist or prusik)
- Orange NW Forest Pass for each vehicle

You must be comfortable on rock with LOTS of exposure!!
Leave ice axe at home.
Trip takes roughly 5+ hrs from car to car.

We'll only do this trip if the rock is dry and there's no rain in the forecast...if the trip is canceled due to weather then there won't be an alternate destination.

Here's our approximate route...
...on a USGS topo map (zoom in for more detail)
...on a Google Terrain topo map (zoom in for more detail)
...as a KML file download for Google Earth, GPS units, etc.

When to meet
Sun 10am (be ready to leave the cars and start hiking then)
Where to meet
Snoqualmie PCT Commonwealth TH, elev 3020 ft
This is NOT at Alpental
I-90 exit 52 then 0.3 mi NE to TH
Lat/Long = 47.428182, -121.413651
45+ min from Bellevue
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Route/Place

Guye Peak/East Route


Roster
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

See Leader Notes...click "More+" above.

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