Conditioner Hike

Field trip: Basic Climbing Course

Conditioner Hike - Florence Peak

Conditioner hike for Tacoma basic climbing course students. It's likely snowshoes will be needed. This is a fun peak with outstanding views of the mountain on a clear day.

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  • Winter Scramble
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 8.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,500 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 5,500 ft

Group will meet where the road has washed out just short of Carbon River ranger station at 7:30am, Saturday April 3.  

Bring snowshoes and required conditioner weight.  Backpacks will be weighed at the trailhead. 


Florence Peak (winter)

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials

  • Navigation
  • Headlamp
  • Sun protection
  • First aid
  • Knife
  • Fire
  • Shelter
  • Extra food
  • Extra water
  • Extra clothes
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