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Winter Scramble - The Ark

Explore another peak in the middle fork valley

  • Sat, Jan 6, 2018
  • Seattle Alpine Scrambling Subcommittee - Winter Scrambling
  • Scrambling
  • Adults
  • Strenuous 4, Technical 3
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 11.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 4,200 ft

6:30am North Bend

Rooster mountain aka The Ark.  NE of Quartz Mountain, this peak is reached via the Snoqualmie Lake Trail and Quartz Creek Trail.  8 miles, 4300' elevation gain (round trip).

Please bring crampons in addition to the usual winter scramble gear.


Quartz Creek, Blethen Lake & Rooster Mountain

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

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

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