Experience Field Trip

Field trip: Compressed Alpine Scrambling Course

Experience Field Trip - Bean Peak

This is the Experience Field Trip Associated with the 2021 Seattle Compressed Alpine Scramble Course.

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  • Strenuous 3, Technical 2
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 7.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,600 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 7,036 ft

Meet at the Beverly Creek Campground to check in and find your group.

All the snow, rock, and navigational/route-finding skills you have learned in the course to date will be reviewed.  The day will be set up as a real scramble to a real scramble peak with time to review all the skills.


Bean Creek Basin

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

    Green Trails Mt Stuart No. 209

    USGS Teanaway Butte

    USGS Mount Stuart

    USGS Red Top Mtn

    USGS Enchantment Lakes
  • See full route/place details.
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Mountaineering boots, 10 essentials, ice axe, helmet, emergency downclimb kit.  In short, all your scrambling gear.  If you are planning to car camp one or both nights before and after (highly recommended), bring standard car camping gear, tent, bedding, food, drink, water, toilet paper, change of clothes, guitar, etc.  There is a FS restroom at the Beverly CG, but there is no potable water (though with a pump/filter, you could obtain water from the river).

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