Hemlock Peak


Alpine Scramble - Hemlock Peak

Hemlock 5560

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  • Technical 3, Strenuous 3
  • Mileage: 7.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,300 ft
8:00 AM at Denny Creek Trailhead

Hemlock Mountain, 5560' - 8 miles, 3600' gain, S3-T3
Hemlock Mountain is located just west of the Cascade Crest, northwest of Snoqualmie Pass between The Tooth and Bryant Peak. We'll traverse the summit from the Bryant-Hemlock saddle SE to the Hemlock-Tooth saddle before looping back to the Denny Creek Trail. Ice axe and helmet required.

I'll email TOPO! maps in JPEG format to trip participants prior to departure. Questions? Please call me.

Driving Directions:
* Take I-90 east to Exit 47, then turn left onto Asahel Curtis Rd/NF-55.
* In 0.1 miles turn right onto NF-9034, then in 0.3 miles take the 1st left onto NF-5800.
* Drive 2.3 miles on NF-5800 and turn left onto FS 5830.
* In 0.2 miles take the 1st left to stay on FS 5830 to the trailhead.
Time: 1:00 from Seattle. A Northwest Forest Pass is required in each vehicle.

Hemlock Peak

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