Alpine Scrambling Experience Field Trip

Field trip: Compressed Alpine Scrambling Course

Alpine Scrambling Experience Field Trip - Denny Mountain

Day-long field trip to practice all scrambling skills.

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  • Technical 3, Strenuous 2
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 5.5 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,500 ft


On this day-long field trip, you will practice and apply the skills taught at the earlier field trips as part of a real live scramble trip up to a non-technical alpine summit. There is snow and/or rock terrain to practice your steep snow, self-arrest, glissading, rock scrambling, and navigation skills.


Denny Mountain

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • Ten Essentials
  • Mountaineering boots
  • Crampons
  • Ice ax
  • Climbing Helmet
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