CHS 1 Hike - Stilleto Peak Lookout

Field trip: Conditioning Hiking Series

CHS 1 Hike - Stilleto Peak Lookout

NORTH CASCADES CAMPOUT WEEKEND. This hike statrts in a forested valley at Bridge Creek, then climbs through alpine forest, meadows, and rocks to expansive vistas at the former Stiletto Lookout site. CHS 1 hike led at a pace of 1.5-2.0 mph.

COVID-19: Learn about our most up-to-date guidance for participants and leaders on our COVID-19 Response page. All participants and leaders must agree to the COVID-19 Code of Conduct before participating in this Mountaineers activity.
  • Very Strenuous
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 14.8 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 4,650 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 7,220 ft
  • Pace: 1.5-2.0 mph

Colonial Creek Campground at 8:00 AM.

Come on a hike to Stiletto Peak and share in some of the best views in the North Cascades. There will be peaks and meadows in every direction.


Stiletto Spur—Pacific Crest Trail Loop

  • Green Trails Stehekin No. 82

    Green Trails Washington Pass No. 50

    Trails Illustrated North Cascades National Park
  • See full route/place details.
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Ten Essential Systems

  1. Navigation (map & compass)
  2. Sun protection (sunglasses & sunscreen)
  3. Insulation (extra clothing)
  4. Illumination (headlamp/flashlight)
  5. First-aid supplies
  6. Fire (waterproof matches/lighter/candle)
  7. Repair kit and tools
  8. Nutrition (extra food)
  9. Hydration (extra water)
  10. Emergency shelter (tent/plastic tube tent/garbage bag)
Trip Reports