Rock Mountain


Day Hike - Rock Mountain

Snowy Creek approach to Rock mountain, which has fantastic views.

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  • Strenuous
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 9.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,200 ft
  • Pace: Moderate

0800 at trailhead (directions will be provided)

Rock mountain has fantastic views of the north cascades.  We will approach from the Snowy Creek side (Northwest), off the Smith Brook road. My goals for this trip are as follows:

1. Be safe.

2. Make it to the top of Rock Mtn

3. Have fun

4. Learn something

My expectations for participants are as follows:

1.  Be in reasonably good shape.

2. Carry the 10 essentials (no trail running vests).

3.  Practice Leave no Trace principles.

4.   Participate in group decision-making.


Rock Mountain

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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