Glacier Basin (Mount Rainier)


Winter Scramble - Glacier Basin (Mount Rainier)

Early season attempt of Mt Ruth. Modified destination due to avy conditions

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  • Moderate
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 8.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,400 ft

USFS Ranger Staion, Enumclaw  6:30 am

  Great glissade  from Mount Ruth back to Glacier Basin. Park Service scheduled to open White River gate to vehicle traffic on 5/19, allowing us to drive to WR camp ground. 


Glacier Basin (Mount Rainier)

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