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Trip Report    

Alpine Scramble - Putrid Pete's Peak & Mount Defiance Loop


  • Road suitable for all vehicles

new snow from creek crossing on old trail, slow going.  took se ridge to summit, slow going.

9.12mi 3746' gain
4:54 car to summit
0:29 summit stay
3:31 summit to car
8:54 car to car

equipment: some used ice axe
equipment brought, but not used: crampons, 30m rope

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