Alpine Scramble - Vesper Peak

Vesper peak scramble

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

Meet 8:00 AM at the Verlot Ranger station.

We will meet at the Verlot Ranger station and then proceed to the Sunrise mine trailhead.  This is a nice rock scramble with good views.


Vesper Peak

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Helmet
  • Mountaineering Boots
  • Ice Axes will not be required on this trip.
  • Water is available on route if you have filters
  • Don't know what to expect for bugs but they are a possibility.
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