Mount Aix


Day Hike - Mount Aix

Great opportunity for early Fall views and a great workout Date changed to Saturday based on weather forecast

  • Very Strenuous
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 13.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 4,200 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 7,770 ft

Enumclaw Safeway 5:30 a.m.

We will take the more direct route to the summit that may involve minor scrambling.  Anyone not comfortable with that may wait on the trail prior to the summit but will still have excellent views.

This trip will only go if the forecast is for good visibility and little chance of rain.



Mount Aix

  • Green Trails Goat Rocks William O Douglas Wilderness No. 303S

    Green Trails Bumping Lake No. 271

    USGS Bumping Lake
  • 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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