Mount Pilchuck/East Ridge


Alpine Scramble - Mount Pilchuck/East Ridge

Scramble up the back side of Pilchuck through the gorgeous Bathtub Basin.

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  • Technical 3, Strenuous 3
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 10.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,800 ft

Lake Stevens Transit Center, 9600 Market Pl, Lake Stevens, 7:00 am.

We will start from Pinnacle / Bear Lake TH, follow the trail to the Pinnacle lake, then start scrambling on the left side of the lake, continue up the steep Iodine Gulch that will take us in the beautiful Bathtub Lakes area. From there we will follow the ridge to the summit. 


Mount Pilchuck/East Ridge

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