Wagonwheel Lake & Copper Mountain


Alpine Scramble - Wagonwheel Lake & Copper Mountain

Shoot for Wagonwheel Lake with possible continuing on to Silver Snag Peak depending on group abilities. Ice Axe, helmet, and microspikes or crampons added to gear list. Primary focus is a strenuous conditioner with some snow travel as well.

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  • Strenuous
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 6.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,175 ft

5:30 am meet up at Forest Service Parking headquarters parking lot in Olympia and/or meet up at parking lot at Staircase trailhead (use Staircase Rangers Station for google mapping) at 6:30 am.

Roster open to climbing and scrambling students.

Recent prior conditioning should already have taken place.  Leader permission required, send me an email with your recent conditioning trips.


Wagonwheel Lake & Copper Mountain

  • Green Trails Olympic Mountains East No. 168S

    Green Trails Mt Steel No. 167

    Custom Correct Mount Skokomish - Lake Cushman

    USGS Mt Skokomish
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