Trip

Winter Scramble - Norse Peak (winter)

Challenging winter scramble with a gorgeous 3 mile ridge run and a car shuttle.

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  • Sat, Mar 4, 2017
  • Seattle Alpine Scrambling Subcommittee - Winter Scrambling
  • Scrambling
  • Adults
  • Strenuous 3, Technical 1
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 8.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,900 ft

South Renton Park and Ride lot (South Grady Way) 5:30 am or Enumclaw Safeway at 6:10.

Because of the popularity of Norse, I am offering it three times (Friday Feb 10, Sunday Feb 26, and Saturday March 4). Please only sign up for one of them; let other scramblers have a turn. 

Destination subject to change at the last minute on account of weather, snow, and avalanche conditions. 

If you carpool, plan on stopping for Thai food in Enumclaw on the way home. 

Route/Place

Norse Peak (winter)


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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Helmet
  • Crampons
  • Ice Axe
  • Mountaineering Boots
  • Microspikes
  • MSR Snowshoes

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

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