Howard Peak & Florence Peak

Howard Peak & Florence Peak is a scramble of 7.5 miles with 3,892 feet of gain.

Ascent Route

From the Carbon River Ranger Station at Mount Rainier National Park, follow the Boundry Trail to the ridge top. Leave the trail and travel southeast along the ridge top to Florence Peak and then Howard Peak.

  • Length: 7.5 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,892 ft
  • 5,683 ft
  • Land Manager: Mount Rainier National Park
    Mount Rainier Wilderness
  • Parking Permit Required: National Park Entrance Fee
  • Recommended Party Size: 12
  • Maximum Party Size: 12
  • USGS Golden Lakes
  • Green Trails Mount Rainier Wonderland No. 269SX

Upcoming Activities

Winter Scramble - Howard Peak & Florence Peak

Scrambling Trip
Seldom visited area of the park in winter
Difficulty: Moderate/Strenuous
Sun, Feb 17, 2019
Prerequisites, Leader's Permission Required
0 participants
Registration closed Feb 14
Tacoma Branch
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