Mount Adams/South Spur


Alpine Scramble - Mount Adams/South Spur

Great trip for new scramblers. This is an overnight on Adams. We will pick best of the two days.

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  • Strenuous 5, Technical 4
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 14.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 6,600 ft
  • Pace: Moderate and terrain dependent

Meeting point will be at the Trout Lake Ranger Station at 8 am on the agreed upon departure date.  All participants must sign in at the ranger station.

Please do not contact leader in advance of the registration date. Crampons will be required. Expect an early start on summit day, then hike out after the summit. 


Mount Adams/South Spur

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Helmet
  • Mountaineering Boots
  • Ice Axe
  • Crampons
  • Tent and sleeping gear for snow
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