Snowgrass Flat & Goat Lake Basin

Trip

Alpine Scramble - Old Snowy Mountain–Ives Peak Traverse

One day scramble of Old Snowy and Ives Peak. This is a very unique and scenic traverse.

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  • Strenuous, Strenuous 3, Technical 3
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 16.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 4,400 ft

TBD.
Option to drive out very early Sat morning, scramble peaks and car camp.

This is not a particularly technical scramble, however considerable off trail travel will occur. 

Route/Place

Snowgrass Flat & Goat Lake Basin



  • Green Trails Goat Rocks William O Douglas Wilderness No. 303S

    Green Trails White Pass No. 303

    Green Trails Packwood No. 302

    USGS Hamilton Buttes

    USGS Walupt Lake

    USGS Packwood Lake

    USGS Old Snowy Mountain
  • See full route/place details.
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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Helmet
  • Mountaineering Boots
  • Ice Axe optional (hard snow can be avoided)
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