Morning Star Peak/South Ridge


Alpine Scramble - Morning Star Peak/South Ridge

Rugged beautiful and challenging T5/S4, true scramble. Must be comfortable with sections of steep rock & snow. May reschedule into June based on snow & weather.

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  • Strenuous 4, Technical 5
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 7.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 4,200 ft
  • Pace: moderate

5:30am southwest corner Ash Way Park and Ride, Lynnwood, WA 98087

2nd try after July 2018 turn around 400' from summit so we could return to cars in day light.

***Route progression determined by  team decision making based on snow, brush and river crossing options.


Morning Star Peak/South Ridge

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Helmet
  • Mountaineering Boots
  • Ice Axe
  • Crampons
  • Hastie harness
  • Trekking poles (highly recommended, 11th essential)
  • Microspikes (your choice)
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