Mount Carrie

Elevation (feet): 6,995
Elevation (meters): 2,132
Continent: North America
Country: United States
Range/Region: Olympic Mountains
State: Washington
Latitude: 47.894248
Longitude: -123.649192
Difficulty: Walk up
Best months for climbing: Jul, Aug, Sep
Nearest major airport: Seattle
Convenient Center: Forks

The central and highest peak in the Bailey Range.

Named for Caroline "Carrie" (Jones) Rixon by her husband, famous surveyor and mapmaker Theodore Rixon. In 1893 "Carrie" Jones lived on a homestead at the west end of Lake Crescent. She called her homestead "Fairholm" which that name survives today as the Fairholm Campground.

(from Gods and Goblins, Smitty Parratt)

Thanks to theyogiclimber for contributing to this description. (View history)