Yellow Aster Butte

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Alpine Scramble - Yellow Aster Butte

Yellow Aster Butte 6241

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  • Strenuous 3, Technical 1
  • Mileage: 8.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,800 ft
6:30 AM at Cost Cutter, Sunset Sq., NE quad of I5 & Mt. Baker Hwy.
Sept 1, Sun. – Yellow Aster Butte, (USGS Mt. Larrabee & GT Mt. Shuksan. 8 mi. & 3,200’ elev. gain. We will start early to avoid the morning crowds on this popular destination. Pace will be moderate with breaks for views and snacks. A treat to share is always welcome. Party limit is 8. Meet at 6:30 a.m. in front of Cost Cutter, Sunset Square, NE quadrant of I5 and the Mt. Baker Hwy. to consolidate carpools into vehicles with the highest ground clearance for the final rough section of FS road. Leader Chuck Gustafson, 360-766-4045. Please no calls after 7:00 p.m.
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Yellow Aster Butte



  • USGS Mt Larrabee

    Green Trails Mt Shuksan No. 14

    Green Trails Mount Baker Wilderness Climbing No. 13S
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