Rock and Snow Skills Test

Field trip: Alpine Scrambling Equivalency

Rock and Snow Skills Test - Esmeralda Peaks/West Peak

A one-day scramble up a mountain with steep snow and steep rock to evaluate rock travel and snow travel skills for people applying for Scramble equivalency. Only open to those in the equivalency course.

Info
COVID-19: Learn about our most up-to-date guidance for participants and leaders on our COVID-19 Response page. All participants and leaders must agree to the COVID-19 Code of Conduct before participating in this Mountaineers activity.
  • Strenuous 2, Technical 3
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 8.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,000 ft
  • Pace: Moderate

TBD, Esmeralda TH, NW Forest Pass required

TBD

Route/Place

DeRoux Creek



  • Green Trails Alpine Lakes East (Stuart Range) No. 208SX

    Green Trails Mt Stuart No. 209

    USGS Mount Stuart
  • See full route/place details.
Roster
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Ice Ax

Mountaineering Boots

Helmet

Trip Reports