Alpine Scramble - Putrid Pete's Peak, Web Mountain & Mount Defiance


Alpine Scramble - Putrid Pete's Peak, Web Mountain & Mount Defiance

3 peaks, short drive, 4300 feet

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  • Moderate/Strenuous
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 7.9 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 4,300 ft
  • Pace: Moderate

Saturday morning at the Ira Spring Trailhead, reasonably early (TBD). Details to be discussed via email.

Easy scramble with 4,300 feet elevation gain and 7.9 miles distance, bagging Putrid Pete's Peak, Web Mountain, and Mount Defiance along the way. Details to be discussed via email.

You have permission to register if:

  • You are a Mountaineers Alpine Scrambling or climbing student or grad.
  • You have done a hike or scramble with a comparable distance and elevation gain in the past, and you are comfortable with a moderate pace on this trip.

If the above does not apply to you, or if you are not sure whether this applies to you, please consult the leader by email before registering. Please include information about your prior outdoor experience and what you do for conditioning.


Ira Spring & Putrid Pete's Peak Trails

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The usual gear you would bring on a rock scramble. If you are not sure what that means, please consult the leader before registering for this trip. Details to be discussed via email.

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