Seattle Branch Six Majors


Seattle Branch Six Majors

A peak pin and badge for climbing the six major glaciated peaks in Washington. You can only earn this one if you climbed Mount St. Helens before her eruption in 1980!

about the award

Climb all of these peaks to earn the Seattle Branch Six Majors peak pin, a badge for your profile and a pin to wear. These peaks are major glaciated peaks that require glacier travel skills to reach their summit.

  • Mount St. Helens, pre-eruption (9,677 ft)
  • Mount Adams (12,276 ft)
  • Mount Baker (10,771 ft)
  • Glacier Peak (10,541 ft)
  • Mount Olympus (7,965 ft)
  • Mount Rainier (14,410 ft)

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How to obtain

Climb all of the peaks while a current member of The Mountaineers. The climbs must be made in accordance with the Climbing Code. The climbs can be private trips and with non-Mountaineers team members.


Contact the Seattle Branch Climbing Committee Chair.