This is a beautiful, historic peak in the dense wilderness of the North Cascades. The hike to the top is a monster, though. 4800 feet of gain in 4 miles. The views from the top are indescribable.
|Best months for climbing:||Jun, Jul, Aug|
|Nearest major airport:||Seattle-Tacoma|
NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name
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- Log #18291 - by Eric Rolfs on Sep 29, 2003Great Boat ride and weather with amazing fall colors and excellent views. We were a group of 7, 5 made the summit. We came in close view of black bears on two occasions. Animals were not aggressive...