Gardner and North Gardner Mountains form the highest point in the Methow Mountains, near the town of Winthrop. This route requires minimal technical skills.

Other Information
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
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