Alpine Scramble - MT PUGH


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8:00 AM at Mt Pugh TH
REASON FOR CHANGE: The Hood Canal Bridge is closed this weekend for renovation. I will schedule Tyler again next year. DRIVING INSTRUCTIONS: from 4-way stop in Darrington - go 12.7 miles on Mountain Loop Highway - look for an unmarked road on the left - up the road you can see a Forest Service sign that says Road 2095 - drive approximately one mile up the road - look for sign marking the trailhead "Mt Pugh Trail" - limited parking - please maximize carpooling - allow 2 hours driving time. EQUIPMENT: Ice axes are NOT required, trekking poles are recommended. MAPS: USGS White Chuck Mtn & Pugh Mtn. DISTANCE & GAIN: 11 miles, 5300' gain - Strong climbers only! ONLINE MAP: See Topozone:;=-121.374809&datum;=NAD83&s;=50&size;=l TRIP REPORT: See:
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