Rock Scrambling Field Trip

Field trip: Alpine Scrambling Course

Rock Scrambling Field Trip - Dirty Harry's Balcony

Practice techniques for scrambling on 3rd class rock terrain.

  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 6.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,900 ft

See course communications.

This field trip covers the skills needed to move safely on 3rd class rock including protected down climbs using a scramble rope and diaper harness.


students will earn:

instructors will earn:


Dirty Harry's Peak, Balcony & East Balcony

  • Green Trails Bandera No. 206

    Green Trails Middle Fork Snoqualmie No. 174SX

    Green Trails Mount Si NRCA No. 206S
  • See full route/place details.
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • 10 Essentials
  • Mountaineering boots
  • Climbing Helmet
  • Downclimb Kit
    • Webbing
    • Carabiner
    • Prusik Cord
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