Cowlitz Gap & Rocks (winter)


Winter Scramble - Cowlitz Gap & Rocks (winter)

Cowlitz Rocks (winter)

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  • Sat, Dec 14, 2013
  • Seattle Alpine Scrambling
  • Scrambling
  • Intermediate
  • Adults
  • Winter Scramble
  • Mileage: 8.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,400 ft
6:30 AM at Auburn 15th ST P&R
Please bring both crampons and microspikes (faster to put on), in addition to snowshoes. Please bring avy gear if you have it (beacon, probe, and shovel). We will need to keep a relatively brisk pace so that we can return to the cars by 4:30pm (gate closes at 5pm).

Backup plan if gate is not open is TumTum, a peak near the Longmire area.

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
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