Mount Fremont Lookout, Berkeley Park & Skyscraper Mountain


Day Hike - Mount Fremont Lookout

Fun, high alpine hike along sourdough ridge and fremont ridge to the fire lookout.

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  • Easy+
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 5.6 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,000 ft

Kent/James St. P&R (902 W James St, Kent, WA 98032)  at 7:30 a.m.

BWS course hiker's sign-up only thru 8/16.  Sign-up open to all club hiker's 8/17-8/20.  Wonderful hike in the Sunrise area of Mt. Rainier Nat'l Park that has views from the trailhead all the way to the lookout at 7200'.  Trail is in the open, and we plan to be to our destination before the hottest part of the day. Toilet facilities at the TH.


Mount Fremont Lookout, Berkeley Park & Skyscraper Mountain

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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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