Camp Muir & Anvil Rock


Backcountry Ski/Snowboard - Camp Muir & Anvil Rock

Take advantage of Sunshine and new Snow to Tour from Paradise up the Muir Snowfield.

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  • Snow Scramble, Winter Scramble, M2 Mountain 2 Ski, Very Strenuous
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 8.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 4,600 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 10,000 ft

Longmier at 8:30, gate to paradise opens at 9.  Will then meet again at Paradise parking lot and proceed from there.

Bring all  traction devices (ski skins, ski crampons, boot crampons, ice axe or BD whippet) as conditions change day to day and even hour to hour.


Camp Muir & Anvil Rock

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Boots, skis/snowboard, poles
  • Climbing skins (or other method to travel uphill on snow)
  • ski and boot crampons
  • Avalanche shovel (metal blade)
  • Avalanche beacon
  • Avalanche probe
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