Alpine Scramble - Chikamin Peak


Alpine Scramble - Chikamin Peak

Best 3 days out of 4 posted. Scramble of Chikamin and Lemah 1 & 3. Camp at Glacier Lake and/or Chikamin Lake. Should be beautiful colors and no bugs by then!

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  • Strenuous 5, Technical 4
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 24.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 5,400 ft
  • Pace: moderate

Mineral Creek TH or other P&R.  Time TBD but it will be very early.

Day 1:   Hike in from Mineral Creek TH.  Drop pack below Chikamin & scramble Chikamin.  Pick up pack and hike to Chikamin Lake & camp.

Day 2:  Summit Lemah 1 on our way to Lemah 3 (also known as Lemah Mtn) and back to camp.  Either spend night or move camp to Glacier Lake.

Day 3:  Hike out.

Only for very experienced scramblers.  Chikamin is straight forward, but Lemah is Class 4 scrambling. 

Please do some research before requesting permission.  Mileage and elevation gain will be more than what is posted.






Chikamin Peak

  • USGS Polallie Ridge

    USGS Chikamin Peak

    Green Trails Kachess Lake No. 208

    Green Trails Snoqualmie Pass No. 207
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