Ptarmigan Ridge


Day Hike - Ptarmigan Ridge

Ptarmigan Ridge and Table Mountain (15 miles, 2850' gain)

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

This hike is part of Mt Baker Weekend offered by the Hiking Committee. The meeting place will be at the Mountaineers Mt Baker lodge.

Beautiful but challenging hike on rugged trail that will require stretches of snow travel. Sign up only if you are comfortable with exposure and snow travel.


Ptarmigan Ridge

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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