Mount Kent


Winter Scramble - Mount Kent

Infrequent offering - nearby fun in the snow if conditions are right!

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  • Sat, Feb 25, 2017
  • Seattle Alpine Scrambling Subcommittee - Winter Scrambling
  • Scrambling
  • Adults
  • Winter Scramble
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 7.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,500 ft

I-90 - Issaquah exit 15 to 17th Ave NW to Park&Ride structure between Maple & Newport Way (NE corner) by 6:30.

You must have practiced putting on your crampons before the trip.  We'll hope conditions are good, particularly avalanche risk level.  If they are not - some other trip will be arranged.  The difficulty level will depend on snow conditions - it's possible they may be challenging.


Mount Kent

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Helmet
  • Crampons
  • Ice Axe
  • Mountaineering Boots
  • Snowshoes (MSRs only)
  • Diaper harness or equiv

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

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