Mount Ellinor & Mount Washington


Alpine Scramble - Mount Ellinor (winter)

A Snow climb of a classic peak, Mt Ellinor, up a steep snow chute (usually requiring crampons and Ice Ax) to the peak from the upper trailhead, with a nice glissade opportunity on the way down. Must have good snow skills and completed both Snow Field trips. Priority given to Olympia Alpine Scrambling students.

  • Technical 3, Basic Alpine Climb, Strenuous 4
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 3.2 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,400 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 5,960 ft
  • Pace: Moderate


Helmet, Ice Ax, Crampons, Microspikes and Shovel required.  Avalanche Probe and Avalanche Beacon highly recommended. 


Mount Ellinor & Mount Washington

  • USGS Mt Skokomish

    USGS Mt Washington

    Green Trails Olympic Mountains East No. 168S

    Custom Correct Mount Skokomish - Lake Cushman
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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Helmet
  • Mountaineering Boots
  • Ice Axe
  • Crampons and Microspikes
  • Shovel
  • Avalanche Probe and Beacon strongly recommended
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