Crater Mountain

Crater Mountain is a strenuous and technical scramble to a former lookout point, well worth the effort for the views of the North Cascades as well as the challenging rocky terrain. It can be done either as a long day trip or with a camp at a high lake. Try it with fall colors!

  • Suitable Activities: Scrambling
  • Seasons: July, August, September, October
  • Weather: View weather forecast.
  • Difficulty: Strenuous 5, Technical 5
  • Length: 19.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 6,200 ft
  • 8,123 ft
  • USGS Crater Mountain

Upcoming Activities

Alpine Scramble - Crater Mountain

Scrambling Trip
Lots of elevation gain with a techincal finish
Difficulty: Technical 5, Strenuous 5
Sat, Sep 8, 2018
4 participants
Registration opens Aug 20
Seattle Branch
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