Second Mother Mountain


Alpine Scramble - Second Mother Mountain

Chasing the 100. This will be day one of a two-day, overnight scramble trip into the Mowich area of Mount Rainier National Park.

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  • Strenuous 3, Technical 4
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 8.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,000 ft


This trip is for everyone who is looking to tackle some of the Mount Rainier 100 peaks.   This is a two-day trip and will require everyone to carry overnight gear.  If you cannot stay the entire time, do not ask to sign up.

We will be traveling and camping in a cross country zone.  LNT will be paramount.  

Day one will include Castle Peak and 2nd Mother Peak



Second Mother Mountain

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Helmet
  • Sturdy scramble boots
  • Clothing Appropriate to the weather
  • Overnight Gear
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