Hyak Lake, Nordic Pass, Windy Pass & Mount Catherine


Winter Scramble - Mount Catherine

Starting from the Annette lake TH adds 1k feet to the climb for a total of 3,800 ft and more like 10 miles.

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  • Sat, Jan 16, 2016
  • Seattle Alpine Scrambling Subcommittee - Winter Scrambling
  • Scrambling
  • Singles, 20-30 Somethings, Adults
  • Technical 3, Strenuous 2
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 10.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,800 ft

We will meet at the 65th P&R early Saturday morning unless there are more convenient places to meet depending on where participants live.  More details as the scramble date approaches.

A strenuous winter scramble conditioner.


Hyak Lake, Nordic Pass, Windy Pass & Mount Catherine

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

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

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

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