Mount Index/East Route


Alpine Scramble - Mount Index/East Route

2 day trip via Persis.

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  • Technical 5, Strenuous 5
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 13.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 5,500 ft
  • Pace: Moderate

early tbd

2 day trip - Sat/Sun or one of the other days if weather is better.  Best if we are flexible 

This trip is for people who: 

  1. Have previously attempted Index (or)
  2.  Have been signed up for Index, but trip was cancelled (or)
  3.  Really really want to go to Index.

We will utilize bikes for the closed logging road, expect a lot of pushing on the way up.  Otherwise, standard scrambling (helmet, ice ax, crampons) and overnight gear


Mount Index/East Route

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