Alpine Lookout/Round Mountain


Day Hike - Alpine Lookout/Round Mountain

This is a hike on Nason Ridge to the Alpine Lookout, with great views and wildflowers.

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  • Strenuous
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 10.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,600 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 6,235 ft
  • Pace: 2.00 mph

We will meet at the trailhead , 8:00 am . This road is not drivable with low clearance autos . If you have a sedan auto , then you need to carpool. Drive East on Hwy 2 over Stevens Pass to a left turn on FR 6910 , one quarter mile past the Nason Creek Rest Area . This road is unsigned , and you will need to look for a row of mailboxes . There is a sign, (small) identifying the road, just past the mailboxes . Drive FR 6910 4.5 miles , then turn right ,and in .3 mile , the trailhead is reached. There are signs in the parking area , requiring the National Forest Recreation Pass . 


Alpine Lookout/Round Mountain

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials

  • Navigation
  • Headlamp
  • Sun protection
  • First aid
  • Knife
  • Fire
  • Shelter
  • Extra food
  • Extra water
  • Extra clothes
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