Sorcery Peak (winter)


Winter Scramble - Sorcery Peak (winter)

Seldom done peak in the Alpine Lake Wilderness Area - Preference to 2021 Glacier Travel Students - But open for all

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  • Winter Scramble
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 7.5 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,800 ft

8.00 AM at Dingdong Creek Trail head (Yes Ding Dong, I know!)

This is not a trip to get started in the season. Please be wary that we will moving in an agreesively moderate pace all the while during the trip. Snow is expected to be "cascadian concrete" like. 

So sign up, only if you are sure of the elevation gain and distance

Avalanche gear is recommended for this trip. 

MSR snowshoes required


Sorcery Peak (winter)

  • Green Trails Skykomish No. 175

    Green Trails Middle Fork Snoqualmie No. 174S

    USGS Snoqualmie Lake

    Green Trails Mt Si No. 174

    Green Trails Alpine Lakes West (Stevens Pass) No. 176S
  • See full route/place details.
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

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

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

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