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Day Hike - Stiletto Vista/Twisp Pass

Stiletto Vista/Twisp Pass

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  • Wed, Sep 8, 2010
  • RETIRED - Seattle Midweek Hiking Committee
  • Day Hiking
  • Adults
8:00 at Klipchuck Campground Entrance
September 7-9, Tue.-Thur. – Annual North Cascades Car Camp. Join us for three days of hiking in the spectacular North Cascades. Explore the unique geology of this region. We will camp two nights at Klipchuck Campground west of the town of Mazama. It is suggested that participants also camp Monday night (Labor Day) due to the travel distance and early hike start time the following day. Driveway Butte, Stiletto Vista, and Maple Pass – see hike descriptions below. Easier hikes may be led by a second leader, such as Cedar Creek and Lake Ann trails, concurrently with more strenuous hikes. Register with clubhouse or online. Glen Strachan, 425-869-8094 or glenshgi@msn.com. Co-leader: Susan Reiley (s8/16-9/2) NC Sept. 8, Wed. – Stiletto Vista (S) (GT Stehekin No. 82) NWFP 10 mi, 2,100 gain in, 500 gain out. Moderate pace. From the Bridge Creek Trailhead (PCT), hike through forests and across streams into the national park and then east up the zigzagging Stiletto Peak Trail to an open alpine meadow with views of Cascade peaks, including Stiletto Peak. The larch trees may be turning golden at this time as summer transitions to autumn. Optional extension to former lookout site adds about 4 miles and 1,100 feet of gain. Meet 8:00 a.m. at Klipchuck Campground (s8/16-9/2) or 8:30 a.m. at Bridge Creek Trailhead. NC
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