Winter Scramble - Mildred Point

Trip

Winter Scramble - Mildred Point

A great winter conditioner with lots of deep snow for thigh conditioning. Will use ridge crest variation for low avalanche hazards.

  • Sat, Jan 18, 2020
  • Seattle Alpine Scrambling Subcommittee - Winter Scrambling
  • Scrambling
  • Adults
  • Moderate, Winter Scramble
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 7.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,200 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 5,935 ft

Various P&Rs to accommodate attendees, then 7am at Longmire Museum before we head out.

Lots of deep snow for thigh conditioning. Will use ridge crest variation for low avalanche hazards.  Photos from past trips (including a map of the ridge crest route) can be seen here. 

Route/Place

Van Trump Park



  • Green Trails Mt Rainier West No. 269

    USGS Mt Rainier West

    Green Trails Mount Rainier Wonderland No. 269SX
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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Helmet
  • Crampons
  • Ice Axe
  • Mountaineering Boots
  • Snowshoes w/aggressive claws (like MSRs)

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

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