Three Way Peak


Alpine Scramble - Three Way Peak

Moderate paced scramble to Three Way Peak near the Crystal Mountain ski area. The vertical gain is approximately 1400 feet in approximately 10 miles round trip.

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  • Strenuous 3, Technical 5
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 10.0
  • Elevation Gain: 1,300 ft

Meet at the PCT trailhead parking lot on Hwy 410 on the East side of Chinook Pass.

Be ready to start the tour at 8:00 am.

Parking permit required: Northwest Forest Pass

Car Pool Location

This will be a moderate paced scramble.  Trip participants must be within voice distance of the participant behind them.

Enclosed is a map, description, and segment description of the route.  We will return to the trail head prior to 5:00 pm.

Please check your email after 9 pm on the day before the trip, and in the morning before you leave for route changes due to weather conditions.  If you do not receive an email at either of these times, the route has not changed.

The actual route will depend on the terrain, weather conditions and participants’ abilities. If needed, an alternate, safer destination will be chosen by group consensus.

Helmets are mandatory.

We will conduct a post trip feedback discussion at the cars.


Three Way Peak

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

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