Florence Peak (winter)

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Winter Scramble - Florence Peak (winter)

Change in Destination from Satulick due to expected conditions

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  • Winter Scramble
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 10.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 4,300 ft

Carbon River Entrance 7:30 am.  

With snow forecast it will likely be quite a challenge to make our way to Alki Crest. The crest is usually wind scoured, and may be easier traveling out towards Florence. 

Route/Place

Florence Peak (winter)


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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Helmet
  • Crampons or microspikes
  • Ice Axe
  • Mountaineering Boots
  • Snowshoes with agressive teeth
  • Hasty harness, biner, prusik

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

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