Tower Mountain

Featured photo of Tower Mountain

This peak is the obvious peak located between Washington Pass and Rainy Pass above Swamp Creek. You can see this peak from multiple vantage points in the Cascades by looking north.

Elevation (feet): 8,444
Elevation (meters): 2,574
Continent: North America
Country: United States
Range/Region: Cascade Range
State: Washington
Latitude: 48.588474
Longitude: -120.704169
Difficulty: Scramble
Best months for climbing: Aug, Sep, Oct
Nearest major airport: Seattle
Convenient Center: Marblemount

Thanks to Stefan Feller for adding this peak.

Trip Reports

NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name

There is one trip report for Tower Mountain.

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  • Log #11610 - by Stefan Feller on Sep 21, 1999
    West gully. Ascend to the upper basin, which is directly at the base of the obvious west gully. One can approach the basin from a path that leads to Snow Lakes from the PCT. At the upper basin...