Day Hike - Mount Rose


Day Hike - Mount Rose

Enjoy a snow-free visit and maybe a lollipop! PLEASE READ LEADER NOTES

  • Very Strenuous
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 6.4 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,500 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 4,301 ft
  • Pace: 1,000+ ft/hr, will vary

Early morning, details will be sent to participants. No permit needed.

Stretches of this steep trail are pebbly and loose, good traction boots are needed - no running shoes. Poles are strongly recommended. We will reach the summit in less than 3 miles; please only register if you are confident in your ability to ascend 3,500' in that distance. If we descend via the loop, it will add approximately a half mile.


Mount Rose

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials

  • Navigation
  • Headlamp
  • Sun protection
  • First aid
  • Knife
  • Fire
  • Shelter
  • Extra food
  • Extra water
  • Extra clothes
  • Trekking poles
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