Florence Peak (winter)


Winter Scramble - Florence Peak (winter)

False summit of Florence will be the goal of the day. Depending on snow conditions Sweet Peak will be the alternate plan.

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  • Winter Scramble
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 10.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,760 ft

7:30 am Carbon River Entrance. Carpools to be determined

Expect to be breaking trail above 3500' given recent snow . We will be cautious and evaluate conditions as we go. Route is not in Avalanche terrain.


Florence Peak (winter)

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Helmet
  • Ice Axe
  • Mountaineering Boots
  • Snowshoes with aggressive teeth
  • Microspikes
  • Avy Gear,  if you have it.

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

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