Castle Peak & First Mother Mountain


Alpine Scramble - Castle Peak & First Mother Mountain

Castle & First Mother 6116’ & 6540’

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  • Technical 3, Strenuous 2
  • Mileage: 5.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,750 ft
9:30 AM at Mowich Lake Campground
This is a mentored Scramble for Nancy Manring. Contact Nancy with all questions and trip coordination: 206-331-5841or Required equipment: Climbing helmet, hasty harness, prusik, and carabiner wth 10E's. Hike to Knapsack Pass and climb to First Mother peak, then follow ridge over to Castle Peak. May practice emergency rappel if conditions permit. Map is USGS Mowich Lake or Green Trails Mount Rainier West. Day Fee of $15 per auto or anual MRNP pass required.

Castle Peak & First Mother Mountain

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