Desolation Peak

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Day Hike - Desolation Peak

Desolation Peak

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  • Very Strenuous
  • Mileage: 10.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,700 ft
7am at N Cascade Visitor Center/1st boat
Water taxi up Ross Lake to the TH is required. Fee of $40 minimum for the ride, more if we don't have 6. Ranger advised hike is snow free except for the very top where there is some. First water taxi leaving at 8am, second one at 9:30am. Meet at launch site for 2nd boat. Campsites at Newhalem available for Sat and Sunday nights. Please contact me asap if interested and I will provide more of the particulars. I will assist in carpooling. Bad weather will cancel or change the destination, but may be hard to tell until we're there. Thanks, Sue
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