Winter Scramble - Chutla Peak (winter)

This is a fun but strenuous scramble with a steep climb up a possibly icy chute, crampons required.

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  • Sat, Jan 10, 2015
  • Seattle Alpine Scrambling Subcommittee - Winter Scrambling
  • Scrambling
  • Adults
  • Winter Scramble
  • Moderate

Meet at Renton P&R S. Grady Way 5:30am

From there we can drive / ride together to Mt Rainier NP

Well be parking in Longmire parking lot, at the end of the parking lot next to the museum.

Leader's notes

I know this is a late notice posting, but hopefully we can get enough people to make for a good trip. If there are only 4 signed up by Thursday, I may have to cancel.



Chutla Peak (winter)

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Helmet
  • Crampons
  • Ice Axe
  • Snowshoes
  • Emergency Harness w/ Locking carabineer and Cord loop
  • Rainier NP Pass for each vehicle


  • Avalanche gear (metal shovel, probe, beacon)
  • GPS unit

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

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