Axis Peak


Alpine Scramble - Axis Peak

Scramble of Axis Peak from Eightmile Lake. Combined with 6/28 scramble of Eightmile Mtn, camping at Eightmile Lake 1-2 nights. You must also sign up for Eightmile Mtn 6/28.

  • Technical 3, Strenuous 4
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 8.5 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 4,300 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 7,550 ft
  • Pace: moderate +

time TBD A.M. at Eightmile Lake TH

Lake/camp is just 3.3 miles from the TH, 1300' gain, but please keep backpacks light as  we have about 3000' more to do on Sunday.

$5/day for permit cost, thanks


Axis Peak

  • Green Trails The Enchantments No. 209S

    Alpine Lakes Wilderness (ALPS)

    USGS Cashmere Mtn

    Trails Illustrated Alpine Lakes Wilderness

    Green Trails Alpine Lakes East (Stuart Range) No. 208SX
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