Ira Spring & Putrid Pete's Peak Trails

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Alpine Scramble - Putrid Pete's Peak & Mount Defiance Loop

Clockwise loop scramble of Putrid Pete's Peak and Mount Defiance with traverse of Defiance Ridge. About 8 miles and 3,300 ft of elevation gain.

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  • Moderate/Strenuous
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 8.3 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,300 ft
  • Pace: 750+ ft/hr

7:30 AM at the Ira Spring/Mason Lake trailhead

This is a fun loop scramble of Putrid Pete's Peak and Mount Defiance.

Not very technical as the route is mostly a trail or boot path. Some route finding and scrambling required on the traverse of Defiance Ridge.  We will take the Mason Lake trail on the return part of the loop. 

This trip will go rain or shine.

More details to be provided via email.

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Ira Spring & Putrid Pete's Peak Trails


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