Green Mountain (Glacier Peak)


Day Hike - Green Mountain (Glacier Peak)

This 8.5-mile strenuous hike with 3300 feet of elevation gain is on the short-list of Washington's all-time finest hikes, through broad meadows to a historic lookout with non-stop views including Glacier Peak.

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  • Tue, Sep 6, 2016
  • Foothills Hiking Committee
  • Day Hiking
  • Singles, Families, Retired Rovers, Adults, 20-30 Somethings
  • Strenuous, Very Strenuous
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 8.5 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,300 ft

We will plan to start at the trailhead at 10AM (a little later to avoid the worst of traffic).  Meeting time and place will be worked out once the group solidifies.

This hike involves a very steep climb, so participants need to be in very good condition with recent success on strenuous hikes or scrambles.  Contact the leader for permission to join.  More details will be provided as the date gets closer.  Families with fit experienced teens are very welcome.


Green Mountain (Glacier Peak)

  • Green Trails Mountain Loop Highway No. 111SX

    Green Trails Cascade Pass No. 80

    Trails Illustrated North Cascades National Park
  • See full route/place details.
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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