Goat Mountain (Mount Baker)


Day Hike - Goat Mountain, West Peak

Day hike to Goat Mountain West, or as far as snow permits.

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  • Moderate, Strenuous 3, Technical 4
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 8.3 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,145 ft

TBD. Will likely carpool from Bellingham with an estimated start time by 9am at the latest.

Will likely be encountering snow/ice so will need to bring foot traction.


Goat Mountain (Mount Baker)

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials

  1. Navigation
  2. Sun protection
  3. Insulation (extra clothing)
  4. Illumination
  5. First aid supplies
  6. Fire
  7. Repair kit and tools, including knife
  8. Nutrition (extra food)
  9. Hydration (extra water)
  10. Emergency shelter
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