Lightning Peak/Route 3
Olympia Alpine Scrambling
Mud Bay P&R 7:00 AM, Causeway Gate 8:15 AM
Climb steep trail along Copper Creek to saddle at 3200 ft. From saddle, follow ridge in generally southward direction through thinning timber to basin. Bear slightly east and ascend basin that approaches the rocky summit ridge. Approach summit ridge from eastern side and scramble along east-west ridge over three to four distinct peaks.
Bring ice axe, traction devices, helmet, gear for fixed line. Call or email for questions.