Mount Ruth (Mount Rainier)


Alpine Scramble - Mount Ruth & Steamboat Prow

A one day scramble of Mount Ruth and Steamboat Prow for Kitsap Scramble students. Others may request permission after May 25th.

  • Strenuous 5, Technical 3
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 10.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 5,200 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 9,600 ft
  • Pace: 1,100 ft/hr sustained


Potentially taking ridge up to Ruth and if Inter-glacier  is snow filled, will glissade down Inter-glacier. Potentially taking the Inter-glacier up and down if scramble students are unable to otherwise get their snow scramble toward graduation.

Details  TBD

If not a Kitsap student, do not request permission until May 25th.


Mount Ruth (Mount Rainier)

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