Camp Muir & Anvil Rock


Basic Alpine Climb - Camp Muir & Anvil Rock

Winter Scrambling trip. Avalanche beacon, shovel, and probe required. Plan A = Camp Muir; Plan B = Silver Peak-Abiel Peak Traverse, and Plan C = Peak 5700, south or Kaleetan Peak. Register if you are comfortable with the above plan and are familiar with using your snowshoes and avalanche gear.

COVID-19: Learn about our most up-to-date guidance for participants and leaders on our COVID-19 Response page. All participants and leaders must agree to the COVID-19 Code of Conduct before participating in this Mountaineers activity.
  • Sat, Feb 13, 2021
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing, Scrambling, Snowshoeing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Winter Scramble, Very Strenuous
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 12.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 5,000 ft
  • Pace: moderate pace

to be communicated via email as the date nears

Before signing up, please read the following for the expectations of the group.

  • Fitness Check: 4 miles up and 3200' gain (Mount Si) in 2 hours with 20% of body weight or 25 lbs max.
  • The group shall agree to stay together at all times.
  • All should carry a beacon, shovel, and probe. And, know how to use them. When traveling in the backcountry it is recommended to have these on you.
  • The group shall agree to respect everyone's voice and veto.
  • All participants shall agree to read the weather and avalanche forecast before the trip and be ready to discuss it as an equal participant.

This is a trip intended to be within and dependent on Mountaineers' COVID guidance (


Camp Muir & Anvil Rock

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Snowshoes or Skis with skins et al
  • Hiking/Ski Poles
  • Ice-axe, crampons & Helmet
  • Beacon, Shovel & Probe
  • Radios
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