Arthur Peak


Winter Scramble - Arthur Peak

Loop route ascending Arthur from the North, returning on Alki Crest and Boundary trail back to cars. Florence is an option on return.

  • Winter Scramble
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 15.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 4,500 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 5,500 ft
  • Pace: Steady, moderate pace

 5:00 am Bonney Lake Park and Ride. SE corner of lot

This will be a long strenuos day,  starting out with a 3 mile road walk, an intense steep scramble, a cross country traverse on the NW side  of Rust Ridge to connect to Alki Crest. Bring headlamp for return on Boundary trail.


Arthur Peak

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Helmet
  • Crampons
  • Ice Axe
  • Mountaineering Boots
  • Microspikes
  • Snowshoes w/ aggressive teeth.

Check with leader for any additional group gear or required equipment specific to trip location

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