Mount Wow

Mount Wow is a scramble of 9 miles with 4,400 feet of gain.

getting there

Head north on FR-59 approximately 3 miles west of the Nisqually entrance to the national park. After approximately 3 miles, turn right onto Goat Creek Road, and after about 2 miles, where the road washed out, park where its possible. 

  • Difficulty: Technical 3, Strenuous 4
  • Length: 9.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 4,400 ft
  • 6,040 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 Mt Wow
  • USGS Sawtooth Ridge

Upcoming Activities

Winter Scramble - Mount Wow

Scrambling Trip
Strenuous & beautiful scramble of ~9 miles and ~4400' with glorious views of the SW
Difficulty: Technical 3, Strenuous 4
Sat, Jan 5, 2019
Prerequisites, Leader's Permission Required
2 participants
Registration opens Dec 3
Seattle Branch
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