Alpine Scramble - Koppen Mountain

This is a special route using a traverse to climb Koppen Peak from the Johnson Creek TH, returning via De Roux Creek to De Roux Campground with distance of 9.5 miles and gain of 2850 feet.

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  • Winter Scramble
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 7.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,300 ft

MEETING PLACE: Meet at De Roux Campground by 9:00 am.  From there we will organize a car shuttle to the Johnson Creek TH.

DRIVING INSTRUCTIONS: Take I-90 E to exit #85, east Cle Elum. On the North side of I-90 follow SR-970 east to the Teanaway River Road. Follow Teanaway River Road N to the North Fork Teanaway River Road. Follow North Fork Teanaway River Road #9737 22 miles to DeRoux Campground, which is on a short spur road on the left.  Driving time is 2 hours, 40 minutes from Seattle 65th Park & Ride.

TOPO:   Here is a link to a printable map of the area (USGS Mt. Stuart): 
You can move around on this map to see the entire route.  Press Ctrl-PrintScreen to copy the screen image to the clipboard, paste it into the Microsoft Word, Paint, or PowerPoint, crop it to size, and print.  Please note I will email a custom map with the route prior to the trip.
CONTACT INFO:   Please communicate with the leader by email

Koppen Mountain

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