CHS 1 Hike

Field trip: Conditioning Hiking Series

CHS 1 Hike - Cathedral Rock-Deception Pass Loop

A loop hike connecting Cathedral Pass and Deception Pass in the Alpine Lakes Wilderness along the Pacific Crest Trail.

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  • Very Strenuous
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 20.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 4,700 ft

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A very nice loop hike in the Alpine Lakes Wilderness beneath the highest peak in King County (Mount Daniel).  Be prepared to ford Daniel Creek on the PCT along the way.

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Cathedral Rock-Deception Pass-Tuck & Robin Lakes

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