Lexington Tower/North Face


Intermediate Alpine Climb - Lexington Tower/North Face

Changed to Lexington North Face due to fires and the closing of SR 20 near mile post 165. A fun romp up a lesser traveled route for this area.

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  • Intermediate Rock Climb
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 4.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,360 ft

TBD by trip participants.

Very good moderate route.  Efficiency is always necessary to prevent the day from becoming too long, but the climbing remains moderate throughout.

Registration opens June 17.  Do not be offended if I ignore emails related to this climb sent prior to that date. 

If we have climbed together, or otherwise worked together in a course, you have permission to register yourself for this climb.  If we have not climbed together, please send a note explaining how you know you will be prepared for this climb to obtain leader's permission.


Lexington Tower/North Face

  • USGS Washington Pass

    Green Trails Washington Pass No. 50

    Trails Illustrated North Cascades National Park
  • See full route/place details.
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Boots or approach shoes
  • Climbing shoes
  • Helmet
  • Personal climbing gear as necessary, including your belay device and gear sufficient to effect rescue
  • Rock protection, if assigned through pre-trip discussions
  • Rope, if assigned through pre-trip discussions
  • Crampons (may not take with)
  • Ice axe (may not take with)
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