Mount Pilchuck/East Ridge


Alpine Scramble - Mount Pilchuck/East Ridge

Traverse of Mt Pilchuck and the Bathtub Basins. Half the party goes east to west, half goes west to east, and we exchange car keys in the middle.

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

Verlot Ranger Station 7:00 am

We will split into two groups. One group will traverse from East to West. The other group will traverse from West to East. We will exchange car keys in the middle. This is a delightful scramble. The Bathtub Basins are seldom visited, are shallow enough that if the sun is shining they are warm enough to swim in, and the area is crawling with blueberry bushes. 


Mount Pilchuck/East Ridge

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