Bettys Jugs


Winter Scramble - Bettys Jugs

Car camp Friday night at trailhead for an early "alpine" start Sunday morning.

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  • Sat, Jan 2, 2016
  • Seattle Alpine Scrambling Subcommittee - Winter Scrambling
  • Scrambling
  • Singles, 20-30 Somethings, Retired Rovers, Youth, Adults
  • Moderate
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 8.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,800 ft

Trailhead, pre-dawn on Saturday morning. Carpools T.B.A.

Previous winter mountaineering experience is essential to your safety and enjoyment on this trip. It is a bit exploratory. The summit ridge is steep and exposed. Not a good first winter scramble.

Avalanche beacon, probe and shovel will likely be required to participate, depending on conditions.


Bettys Jugs

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Helmet
  • Crampons
  • Ice Axe
  • Mountaineering Boots
  • Snowshoes
  • Avalanche beacon, probe and shovel

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

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