Mount Ararat (winter)


Winter Scramble - Mount Ararat (winter)

A nice winter scramble in the South Rainier Area out of the Longmire park entry.

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  • Sat, Nov 21, 2015
  • Seattle Alpine Scrambling Subcommittee - Winter Scrambling
  • Scrambling
  • Singles, 20-30 Somethings, Adults
  • Winter Scramble
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 10.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,800 ft

We will gather at the 65th P&R very early Saturday morning (more details as the scramble date approaches), . . . unless there are more convenient meeting locations depending on where participants live. 

Great winter scramble conditioner.


Mount Ararat (winter)

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Helmet
  • Crampons
  • Ice Axe
  • Mountaineering Boots
  • Aggressive Mountaineering Snowshoes (for steep off-trail winter scrambling) 

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

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