Green Mountain (Glacier Peak)


Day Hike - Green Mountain (Glacier Peak)

This is a hike to the lookout site with great views and wildflowers .

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  • Strenuous
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 8.4 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,100 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 6,500 ft
  • Pace: 2.00 mph

We will meet at the trail head , 8:30 am . Drive North on I-5 to the Arlington Exit (208) , turn right and drive to Darrington . From Darrington , drive North on SR 530 for 7.5 miles , turning right immediately after the Sauk River Bridge onto FR 26 (Suiattle River Road). Follow FR 26 , first on pavement, then on gravel for 19 miles, turning left onto FR 2680 . Continue 6 miles to the trail head ,near the road end ( elevation 3,500 ft) . The off pavement road stretch is not suitable for low clearance sedans  , and you will need to carpool . Carpooling will be discussed after the hike closes on Tuesday . 


Green Mountain (Glacier Peak)

  • Green Trails Mountain Loop Highway No. 111SX

    Green Trails Cascade Pass No. 80

    Trails Illustrated North Cascades National Park
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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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