Colchuck Peak/East Route


Basic Alpine Climb - Colchuck Peak/East Route

Plan B - Colchuck Lake as an overnight Sat/Sun. This was a change of venue from Whitehorse. Only for previous years basic students or higher.

  • Sat, Apr 21, 2018 — Sun, Apr 22, 2018
  • Everett Climbing Committee
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Basic Alpine Climb, Strenuous 4, Technical 4
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 13.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 5,100 ft

Bridge Creek camp site (parking on the strip outside the entrance on the main road.  Meet at 11:30am, ready to hike around noon.


Colchuck Peak/East Route

  • Green Trails Alpine Lakes East (Stuart Range) No. 208SX

    USGS Enchantment Lakes

    Green Trails The Enchantments No. 209S
  • See full route/place details.
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Mountain boots that can accept crampons (not hiking boots)
  • Crampons
  • An ice axe (not technical ice tools)
  • Climbing harness
  • Helmet
  • Basic alpine gear and overnight gear
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