Monte Cristo, Glacier Basin, Silver Lake & Twin Lakes

Trip

Day Hike - Monte Cristo

Monte Cristo

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  • Easy
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)
  • Mileage: 8.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 400 ft

8:00 AM at Lynnwood Transit Center

The scariest time of the year is approaching (Halloween), so get ready with a hike to a ghost town.

Walk the grade of the Monte Cristo Railroad as you look up to see rugged, jagged peaks rising on both sides. Co-leader: Garrett Haynes

*Please be prepared to make a crossing on a wide log over the river.

Route/Place

Monte Cristo, Glacier Basin, Silver Lake & Twin Lakes



  • Green Trails Monte Cristo No. 143

    Green Trails Sloan Peak No. 111

    Green Trails Mountain Loop Highway No. 111SX
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