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Alpine Scramble - Little Kachess Peak

Little Kachess 5194

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  • Strenuous 2, Technical 2
  • Mileage: 8.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,500 ft
8:00 AM at Shell service station on north side of I-90 at Easton exit #70. Go right from T intersection with Sparks road.
This is a naturalist scramble. Probably too early for maximum flower display, but will make effort to find something. The naturalist part of trip is lead by Lynn Graf. Late-breaking info: On 5/13 in this area we found Oregon anemone, smooth douglasia, a couple types of "desert parsley", trillium, glacier lily...and are hoping the expected heatwave will bring out more. Otherwise it is still a very early spring landscape, plenty of snow on the ridge.
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Little Kachess Peak


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