Located between Mts. Adams and Rainier, this glaciated peak has heaps of rotten, loose rock on moderately steep slopes. Its difficulty depends on how good our routefinding skills are €“ it can be tricky. Bring binoculars and the camera for goat watching - there can be large herds in this area.

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Driving Distance from Portland 160 miles
Driving Time from Portland 3 hours
Expected Duration Car to car in two or more days
Relevant Books Scrambles in Washington by Peggy Goldman Cascade Alpine Guide: Columbia River to Stevens Pass by Fred Beckey
Relevant Maps USFS Goat Rocks Wilderness <href="http: maps.google.com="" maps?f="q&source=s_q&hl=en&geocode=&q=gilbert+peak+WA&sll=46.511094,-121.451025&sspn=0.036269,0.090466&ie=UTF8&t=p&z=15&iwloc=addr"" title="Google map">Google map Some nice GPS tracks and topo maps from Karl Helser: <href="http: images="" routemap-curtisgilbert1.jpg"="" routes="" title="Map 1" www.mazamas.org="">Map 1 <href="http: images="" routemap-curtisgilbert2.jpg"="" routes="" title="Map 2" www.mazamas.org="">Map 2</href="http:></href="http:></href="http:>
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