Fay Peak, Hessong Rock & Mount Pleasant

Trip

Alpine Scramble - Hessong Rock & Mount Pleasant

This will be a loop through Spray Park and Knapsack Pass. Depending on the heat, we'll do 2 or 3 relatively easy peaks along the way.

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  • Technical 3, Strenuous 3
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 7.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,000 ft

Mowich Lake at 8:00 am.

The plan is to hike to Spray Park, scramble Hessong Rock and Mt. Pleasant, then travel cross country to Knapsack Pass.  If we're not too tired and hot, it would be easy to scramble up First Mother from there.  Then, we'll complete the loop back to the lake.  If the bugs aren't too bad, some of us may cool off with a quick swim in the lake.

Route/Place

Fay Peak, Hessong Rock & Mount Pleasant



  • Green Trails Mt Rainier West No. 269

    USGS Mowich Lake

    Green Trails Mount Rainier Wonderland No. 269SX
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