Day Hike - Mount Rose


Day Hike - Mount Rose

Autumn conditioning hike before the big snows.

  • Strenuous
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 6.4 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,500 ft


Be prepared for rain.  Moderate pace, may do the loop depending on conditions.  Microspikes or yaktraks required.


Mount Rose

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials

  1. Navigation
  2. Sun protection
  3. Insulation (extra clothing)
  4. Illumination
  5. First aid supplies
  6. Fire
  7. Repair kit and tools, including knife
  8. Nutrition (extra food)
  9. Hydration (extra water)
  10. Emergency shelter
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