McClellan Butte


Alpine Scramble - McClellan Butte

Sunset hike to McClellan Butte.

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  • Technical 3, Strenuous 3, Rock Scramble, Strenuous
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 9.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,700 ft

Upper trail head at 4.15PM. leave Seattle at 3.00

Meet at upper trail head. Aim to be at summit by 6.45-7.00PM. back at cars by 9.

If you think you'll be slower than the expected. Please feel free to start earlier and wait at the base of the summit block! I would not want to hike the summit block up and down in dark! 

Sunset is at 6.47 and with lingering light fading at 7.0ish 


McClellan Butte

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