Winter Scramble - Foss Peak/Unicorn Creek

*Thrice Re-Scheduled Trip - Location May Change To Account for Avy Forecast* Overnight trip to Foss Peak for a snowcamp and some skills work.

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  • Strenuous 3, Technical 2
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 4.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,900 ft

TBD - Expect a Saturday AM depart from Olympia.

A weekend of skills work.  We'll practice some snow anchors and perhaps a running belay on our way to camp.


Foss Peak/Unicorn Creek

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Helmet
  • Crampons
  • Ice Axe
  • Mountaineering Boots
  • Overnight Gear
  • Snowshoe
  • Harness
  • Shovel

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

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