Whistler Mountain


Alpine Scramble - Whistler Mountain

A moderate and short scramble in the spectacular North Cascades.

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  • Technical 3, Strenuous 3
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 4.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,000 ft

Meet at 7:00 a.m. at the Burlington Park & Ride to consolidate carpools for the drive up Hwy 20 to the trailhead.  Exit I5 at MP 231, Chuckanut Drive exit.  Stay right at traffic circle and drive south on Burlington Blvd.  Turn right into the P&R.  The P&R is between Burlington Blvd and I5 just south of the interchange.


July 20, Sun. – Whistler Mountain, (USGS Washington Pass.  4 mi. & 3,000’ elev. gain.  Pace will be moderate.  Ice ax required.  A treat to share is always welcome.  Hint the leader likes cookies.  Party limit is 8.  Meet at 7:00 a.m. at the Burlington Park & Ride, MP 231, Chuckanut Drive exit on the east side of I5 just south of the interchange to consolidate carpools for the drive up Hwy 20.  Leader Chuck Gustafson, 360-766-4045.  Please no calls after 7:00 p.m.

     Sign-up starts July 7 and  closes July 18.


Whistler Mountain

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Helmet
  • Mountaineering Boots
  • Ice Axe
  • Treat to share with the party is always welcome.
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