Hidden Lake Lookout & Peak


Alpine Scramble - Hidden Lake Peak

Spectacular views Exploratory gaining ridge .3 miles north of Hidden Lake Peak running ridge to The Triad or as close as possible. Must be comfortable with possible T4-T5 rock exposure traversing base of no name peak mid section heading north. Estimated Rating S4, T4.

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  • Strenuous 4, Technical 4
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 7.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,300 ft
  • Pace: moderate

Spectacular 360 degree views running ridge heading to The Triad.

Eldorado Peak little further north.

This is exploratory so we will hike north as a group finding the most efficient and safe route possible. Default to west side of 1-2 rock feature, no name peaks as we progress north.


Hidden Lake Lookout & Peak

  • Green Trails North Cascades Ross Lake No. 16SX

    Green Trails Diablo Dam No. 48

    Green Trails Cascade Pass No. 80

    USGS Sonny Boy Lakes

    USGS Eldorado Peak

    Trails Illustrated North Cascades National Park
  • See full route/place details.
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Helmet
  • Mountaineering Boots
  • Ice Axe (car decision)
  • Hastie harness & prusik *** (exploratory)
  • Trekking poles recommended
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