Rock Scrambling

Field trip: Compressed Alpine Scrambling Course

Rock Scrambling - Little Si/Meditation Rock

This is the Rock Field Trip Associated with Alpine Scramble Course (M) group

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  • Easy/Moderate, Strenuous 1, Technical 4
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 5.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,200 ft

8 am

Trail Head Location: Little Si  Trail Head.  Coming from the west, take exit 32. 

During this all day field trip you will learn and practice these skills:

  • Climbing and down-climbing fairly steep rocks faces and slabs.
  • Traveling in boulder fields, talus and scree.
  • Protected downclimb techniques 


students will earn:


Little Si

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

See Course Handbook

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