Day Hike - Mount McCausland


Day Hike - Mount McCausland

Starting at Stevens Pass we will take the PCT to Lake Valhalla and then up to Mount McCausland. The route 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."  


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.
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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