Hyak Lake, Nordic Pass, Windy Pass & Mount Catherine


Winter Scramble - Mount Catherine

Local winter scramble. Amount of challenge will depend on snow conditions.

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  • Fri, Dec 7, 2018
  • Seattle Alpine Scrambling Subcommittee - Winter Scrambling
  • Scrambling
  • Adults
  • Technical 3, Strenuous 2
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 8.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,700 ft

Meet at Tibbetts Outdoor Park and Ride across from the Issaquah Transit Center


Bring snowshoes, helmet,  axe and gaiters. 

We will also carry some winter gear (bivy sac, pad, shovel etc) as a group. I will bring a PLB, but no avy beacons required.


Hyak Lake, Nordic Pass, Windy Pass & Mount Catherine

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

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

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