Winter Scramble - Mount Si Old Trail

Trip

Winter Scramble - Mount Si Old Trail

(Changed from Mildred Pt due to driving conditions, details to follow via email) A great winter conditioner with lots of deep snow for thigh conditioning. Will use ridge crest variation for low avalanche hazards.

  • Sun, Jan 19, 2020
  • Seattle Alpine Scrambling Subcommittee - Winter Scrambling
  • Scrambling
  • Adults
  • Strenuous
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 7.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,300 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 4,788 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

Mount Si Old Trail


Roster
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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