Alpine Scramble - Kyes Peak


Alpine Scramble - Kyes Peak

A Smoot's Climbing Washington's Mountains peak. The navigation challenging, but the views stunning. Pls read leader's notes.

  • Strenuous 5, Technical 5
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 17.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 5,500 ft
  • Pace: moderate

 At end of the road (2 miles from Blanca Lake TH,) ready to go at 5am. 


This scramble is known to be logistically and physically challenging.   The pace will be moderate, but you need to have good scrambling skills in all types of terrain and used to being out on very long trips.  It is very likely we will return in the dark.

Please do some research on this scramble before requesting permission to sign up.   


Kyes Peak

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