The Brothers/South Couloir

Trip

Alpine Scramble - The Brothers/South Couloir

One of the best scrambles in the state, with great views and goats.

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  • Sat, Jul 23, 2016 — Sun, Jul 24, 2016
  • Seattle Alpine Scrambling
  • Climbing, Scrambling
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Strenuous 5, Technical 4, Basic Alpine Climb, Moderate
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 17.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 6,200 ft

Meeting at Lena Lake trailhead 11:00 AM on Saturday.

This is an overnight trip so you will need tents, sleeping bags and such. The normal camp is the Lena Creek forks area, but I would like to try and camp a lot higher this time to save time on summit day. There is a pretty good spot near the base of the mountain, with creek access, but we might be camping on snow.

Route/Place

The Brothers/South Couloir


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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Helmet
  • Mountaineering Boots
  • Ice Axe
  • Emergency harness
  • Overnight gear, tent, sleeping bag
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