Snow Camping Clinic


Snow Camping Clinic - Pinnacle, Plummer, Denman, Lane & The Castle

Winter, snow overnight scramble for Kitsap Scramble students

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  • Strenuous 3, Technical 4, Basic Alpine Climb
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 7.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,400 ft

Meet at Longmire at 8:30am, subject to conditions.  We will get our permit and then drive and park at Narada parking lot.

Students will have attended our informational Zoom meeting and be prepared for a cold overnight camping trip.   


Pinnacle, Plummer, Denman, Lane & The Castle

  • USGS Mt Rainier East

    USGS Mt Rainier West

    Trails Illustrated Mount Rainier National Park

    Green Trails Mount Rainier Wonderland No. 269SX
  • See full route/place details.
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Ten essentials including adequate insulation to snow, 0 degree sleeping bag, snow shoes, crampons, ice ax and helmet.  Obtain blue bags  or bring own blue bags.  Food for two days in the snow.  Clothing needs to be suitable for cold snow camping and exertion.  

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