Cowlitz Gap & Rocks (winter)


Winter Scramble - Cowlitz Gap & Rocks (winter)

Mentored leader trip for Jason Griffith. Winter scramble in MRNP from Paradise to Cowlitz Rocks

  • Winter Scramble, Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 8.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,400 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 7,450 ft


Please direct all questions to Jason Griffith.

Route dependent on Park opening and weather conditions.  Will adjust route as necessary.

Previous winter scrambling and snowshoeing  experience is required.

Due to standard MRNP winter gate schedule timing at Longmire, a moderate pace will need to be maintained for a successful summit. Participants need to be in good physical shape and prepared to take turns breaking trail.




Cowlitz Gap & Rocks (winter)

  • USGS Mt Rainier East

    Green Trails Mt Rainier East No. 270

    Green Trails Paradise No. 270S

    Green Trails Mount Rainier Wonderland No. 269SX
  • See full route/place details.
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

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

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