Echo Rock, Observation Rock & Tillicum Point


Alpine Scramble - Tillicum Point & Observation Rock

We will explore an alternate route to Observation Rock, with a side trip to Tillicum Point, and loop back via Knapsack Pass.

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  • Strenuous 4, Technical 4
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 12.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 4,000 ft

6:15 a.m. at site of old IGA on 410 in Buckley.  29393 WA-410, Buckley, WA 98321

As an exploratory route, unexpected challenges may occur, reducing the chance of summiting.  Students should have leader's permission, and should have completed at least 1 prior snow scramble.


Echo Rock, Observation Rock & Tillicum Point

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Helmet
  • Mountaineering Boots
  • Ice Axe
  • Crampons or microspikes
  • Water shoes for creek crossing.
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