Mount Ellinor & Mount Washington


Winter Scramble - Mount Ellinor (winter)

A jaunt up Mount Ellinor on the Sunday after Thanksgiving, the only day of the long weekend that looks like it might have OK weather. Let's keep our fingers crossed!

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  • Technical 3, Strenuous 3
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 7.2 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,200 ft
  • Pace: 1,000 ft/hr unless conditions require a slower pace.

Meet at Lower Mount Ellinor Trailhead at 7:30 AM.

Additional details to be provided in email. 

Depending on recent trip reports, we may be taking either the Winter or Summer approach. Leader may reserve making that decision until seeing the terrain and snow cover. Participants should prepare to take either route. 


Mount Ellinor & Mount Washington

  • USGS Mt Skokomish

    USGS Mt Washington

    Green Trails Olympic Mountains East No. 168S

    Custom Correct Mount Skokomish - Lake Cushman
  • See full route/place details.
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Required equipment will be included in leader email after a complete assessment of recent trip reports and route conditions. Expect to bring snowshoes, crampons, and/or microspikes.

Trip Reports