Surprise Lake & Mountain


Intermediate Snowshoe - Surprise Lake

Early season snowshoe to Surprise Lake to work off Thanksgiving dinner. Trip dependent on favorable weather and avalanche risk assessment.

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.
  • Strenuous 3, Technical 2
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 7.3 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,400 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 4,500 ft

Meeting place and time to be sent to trip participants following registration period.  Tentatively 8:30 am at the Surprise Creek trail head.

Group size will be dependent on COVID-19 restrictions in place at the time of the trip.


Surprise Lake & Mountain

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