A moderate snow, glacier and 3rd class scree / rock climb to a summit in the beautiful Enchantment Lakes area in central WA. Getting a camping permit in this popular basin can be the crux of the climb. Forest fires are common in this area in the summer - call the USFS before you leave town to be sure the trails are open.
|Driving Distance from Portland||270 miles|
|Driving Time from Portland||5 hours|
|Expected Duration||Car to car in two or more days|
|Relevant Books||Cascade Alpine Guide: Columbia River to Stevens Pass by Fred Beckey Climbing Washington's Mountains by Jeff Smoot|
|Relevant Maps||USGS 7 minute series, Enchantment Lakes, and Green Trails No. 209S: The Enchantments, Washington Google map https://goo.gl/maps/DnkkFEBrqRN2|