Mount Adams/South Spur


Alpine Scramble - Mount Adams/South Spur

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  • Strenuous 5, Technical 4
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 14.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 6,600 ft

The trip will be done as two day trip, third day is for weather window.  We will meet at Ranger Station to purchase volcano pass.  

Meeting place & time:

Trout Lake Ranger Station @ 10 am 

Preference to Tacoma community until 7/1.

Participation requirements:

Request leader permission

Attend conditioner trip with leader (Muir, Mt Ruth or similar),

Crampon use experience,

Carpooling and gear sharing highly encouraged, and

Winter camping experience.



Mount Adams/South Spur

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Helmet
  • Mountaineering Boots (crampon compatible)
  • Ice Axe
  • Crampons
  • Overnight gear
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