Maple Pass Loop


Day Hike - Maple Pass Loop

Maple Pass Loop

COVID-19: Learn about our most up-to-date guidance for participants and leaders on our COVID-19 Response page. All participants and leaders must agree to the COVID-19 Code of Conduct before participating in this Mountaineers activity.
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 7.2 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,000 ft
6:30am at North Side of 65th P&R; off I-5
This is a steep hike over rough terrain, but our reward will be some of the best alpine viewing this side of the Continental Divide according to Mountaineers, Day Hiking – North Cascades book. Once on top we should be able to see the spectacular Cascade range, Pickets to our north and Thornton Lakes below us. If we’ve timed it right, blueberries should be available for the picking. A river fording may be required towards the beginning. The end is scrambly and may require the occasional help of our hands, but it is not an exposed area. If time and energy allows, we may head down to Thornton Lake. But we will do so only with the consensus of the group. Please plan on some post hiking dining before the long drive back. The destination may change if there will be no views from the top. Co-Leader: Monty Pratt

Maple Pass Loop

  • USGS McGregor Mtn

    USGS Washington Pass

    Green Trails Washington Pass No. 50

    Green Trails Mt Logan No. 49
  • See full route/place details.
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials
Trip Reports