Bullion Basin & Bear Gap

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Winter Scramble - Bullion Basin & Bear Gap

Sunday morning scramble up to Bullion Peak

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  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 2.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,000 ft
  • Pace: 8000 ft/hr

This climb is for the Tacoma Branch Scrambles Course who will already be in Bullion Basin camping overnight.

Start time: TBD

Final plans will be discussed at breakfast.

Priority of this climb goes to Tacoma Scrambles course, already camping in Bullion Basin on the 21st of May 2022. As I will be camping in the basin myself the night before, I will not be returning to the trailhead to pickup any other climbers outside Tacoma Scramble course.

Climb is subject to cancellation due to weather, terrain, avalanche condition and team selection/fitness.

Route/Place

Bullion Basin & Bear Gap



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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Helmet
  • Mountaineering Boots
  • Ice Axe
  • Crampons if you have them; otherwise microspikes.
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