Pinnacle Peak & The Castle


Alpine Scramble - Pinnacle Peak/South Route

This is a Rock Scramble to Pinnacle Peak (will not include the Castle) and possibly Plummer Peak if time permits. Olympia Students given priority.

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  • Moderate
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)
  • Mileage: 6.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,400 ft

5:30 am, MWPR

Need helmets, Ice Axes, Harness or equivalent for fixed line travel and the usual Rock and Snow travel gear.


Pinnacle Peak & The Castle

  • USGS Mt Rainier East

    Green Trails Mt Rainier East No. 270

    Green Trails Mount Rainier Wonderland No. 269SX
  • See full route/place details.
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