Day Hike - Mount Rose

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Day Hike - Mount Rose

A casual trek on this popular steep trail near Lake Cushman

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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.
  • Very Strenuous
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 6.4 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,500 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 4,300 ft
  • Pace: Social

Meeting at trailhead, time will be emailed to participants.

This will be a less than moderately paced hike with no time constraints, but it is a difficult, steep trail. Trekking poles and sturdy lug-soled boots strongly recommended. Do not have plans to be home by a specific time. No parking pass needed.

Route/Place

Mount Rose


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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials

  • Navigation
  • Headlamp
  • Sun protection
  • First aid
  • Knife
  • Fire
  • Shelter
  • Extra food
  • Extra water
  • Extra clothes
  • POLES STRONGLY RECOMMENDED
  • NO RUNNING SHOES
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