Ptarmigan Ridge


Day Hike - Ptarmigan Ridge

Ptarmigan Ridge to Camp Kiser

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  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 8.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,400 ft

8:00 AM at Mt. Baker Lodge

Get up close and personal with Komo Kulshan.  A high lonesome ridge walk in the shadow of the vast white ice cream cone that is Mt. Baker.  Participants are encouraged to sign up to stay at the Mountaineers' Mt. Baker Lodge, the start and ending point of this hike.  The Mt. Baker lodge has a spectacular view of Mt. Shuksan and is surrounded by huckleberries this time of year.  Leader is leading a different hike in the same area the following day.  Contact the trip leader or the Mt. Baker Lodge committee for info on lodge sign-up.


Ptarmigan Ridge

  • Green Trails Mt Baker No. 13

    USGS Mt Baker

    Green Trails Mt Shuksan No. 14

    Green Trails Mount Baker Wilderness Climbing No. 13SX

    USGS Shuksan Arm
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