Mount Thompson/East Ridge


Alpine Scramble - Mount Thompson/East Ridge

One day east ridge scramble to the summit. Will be a really long day

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  • Strenuous 5, Technical 5, Basic Alpine Climb
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 18.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,600 ft

TH at 5.30 AM

Covid guidelines and the need to rappel or set up a handline on exposed sections, limiting the trip only to people i've scrambled with before


Mount Thompson/East Ridge

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Helmet
  • Mountaineering Boots
  • Ice Axe
  • Harness
  • Rappel device 
  • Anchor material 
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