Day Hike - Mount McCausland

Trip

Day Hike - Mount McCausland

Starting at Stevens Pass we will take the PCT to Lake Valhalla and then up to Mount McCausland. The route https://caltopo.com/m/PMJQ4 Vaccination Badge is required. This hike is dependent on the fire/smoke situation improving.

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  • Strenuous
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 14.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,400 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 5,750 ft
  • Pace: 2.00 MPH average moving speed

8:30 at Stevens Pass, I will send participants a map with the exact spot.

t's a steep hike up McCausland, from the WTA write up: "The switchbacks shorten and then disappear entirely as the trail charges straight up the mountain. Bring hiking poles; there are some big steps here and the trail surface is a little loose."  

Route/Place

Mount McCausland



  • Green Trails Alpine Lakes West (Stevens Pass) No. 176S

    Green Trails Benchmark Mtn No. 144

    USGS Labyrinth Mtn
  • See full route/place details.
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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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