Mount Stuart/Cascadian Couloir

Trip

Alpine Scramble - Mount Stuart/Cascadian Couloir

Preferred goal 2 day overnight scramble, but plan on 3 days. If we camp 2nd night, we will hike back to cars fairly early Sunday morning.

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  • Technical 5, Strenuous 5
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 13.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 8,000 ft
  • Pace: moderate

12:30pm Tibbets P&R Issaquah. South across the street from 2 story P&R. Willing change to 1pm to accommodate 1/2 workday folk assuming group ok with later camp set up.

Must be in good condition, comfortable going up and down steep snow, scree and loose rock terrain with exposure.  TH is 2 hour drive from Tibbets. Estimated arrival camp 6:30-7pm. Saturday start 5am, possibly earlier. Currently setting group size at 8 to better manage loose rock issues. 

Route/Place

Mount Stuart/Cascadian Couloir



  • Green Trails Mt Stuart No. 209

    Green Trails Alpine Lakes East (Stuart Range) No. 208SX

    USGS Mount Stuart

    Green Trails The Enchantments No. 209S
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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Helmet
  • Mountaineering Boots
  • Ice Axe
  • Hastie harness & prussik
  • Trekking poles (recommended)
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