Mount Roosevelt & Kaleetan Peak

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Alpine Scramble - Mount Roosevelt & Kaleetan Peak

A strenuous loop trip to two classic scramble summits.

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  • Strenuous 4, Technical 5
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 12.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 5,200 ft

Issaquah Transit Center 5:30am.  Bottom floor NE corner.

This is a long and challenging scramble, but oh so worth it!  After leaving a car at the Denny Creek trail head, we will drive to Alpental and hike to Snow Lake and Gem Lake. We then scramble up Mt Roosevelt (weather permitting), descend to Chair Lake, cross Melakwa Pass and climb Kaleetan via the White Ledges (weather permitting).  On the way down, we pass upper and lower Melakwa Lakes.  

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Mount Roosevelt & Kaleetan Peak


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