Yellow Aster Butte

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Alpine Scramble - Yellow Aster Butte

A sunny, easy scramble with several tarns and lots of gorgeous views.

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  • Strenuous 3, Technical 1
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 8.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,800 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 6,250 ft

7:00 am at the Horseshoe Bend trail head, at the east end of the town of Glacier, on the right immediately after SR 542 crosses the Nooksack River. This parking lot is across the street from the entrance to the Douglas Fir campground, where I will be staying in site #13 and #14.

 

 

Participants are invited to camp the night prior to this scramble and/or the night after at my reserved campsites at the Douglas Fir campground. They are also invited to sign up for my Coleman Pinnacle scramble  the day before and/or my Church Mt scramble  the next day.

 

Route/Place

Yellow Aster Butte



  • Green Trails Mt Shuksan No. 14

    USGS Mt Larrabee

    Green Trails Mount Baker Wilderness Climbing No. 13SX
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