The Mazamas offers a variety of classes for all ability levels. Learn new skills in mountaineering, rock climbing, first aid, ski mountaineering, and more.
Gardner and North Gardner Mountains form the highest point in the Methow Mountains, near the town of Winthrop. This route requires minimal technical skills.
|Driving Distance from Portland||360 miles|
|Driving Time from Portland||7 hours|
|Expected Duration||Car to car in two or more days|
|Relevant Books||75 Scrambles in Washington by Peggy Goldman Cascade Alpine Guide: Rainy Pass to Fraser River by Fred Beckey|
|Relevant Maps||USGS 7 minute series, Maps: USGS Midnight Mountain, Mazama, Silver Star Mountain Green Trails Buttermilk Butte 83, Stehekin 82, Washington Pass 50 <href="http: maps.google.com="" maps?f="q&source=s_q&hl=en&geocode=&q=North+Gardner+Mountain&sll=37.0625,-95.677068&sspn=40.732051,93.164063&ie=UTF8&ll=48.51541,-120.501781&spn=0.016687,0.04549&t=p&z=15&iwloc=addr"" title="Google map">Google map</href="http:>|