Banshee Peak & Cowlitz Chimneys


Alpine Scramble - Central Cowlitz Chimney

Multi-day trip to Central Cowlitz Chimney, Banshee, and Meany Crest

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  • Strenuous 3, Technical 3
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 16.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,900 ft

Saturday, August 3 at 8:00 am at USFS Ranger Station in Enumclaw

This will be a Saturday start due to a less than favorable weather forecast on Friday.

Day 1 - hike to Meany Crest and set up camp

Day 2 - tag Banshee and Cowlitz Central and then hike out.


Banshee Peak & Cowlitz Chimneys

  • Green Trails Mount Rainier Wonderland No. 269SX

    Green Trails Mt Rainier East No. 270

    USGS Chinook Pass
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