This peak, described as an "enormous rounded mound", is in Mt. Rainier Nat. Park. Generally regarded as a scramble peak, there are no significant technical challenges. Terrific views of Mt. Rainier, Little Tahoma Peak, the Emmons Glacier and the Frying pan Glacier are yours, if the clouds clear away.
|Driving Distance from Portland||160 miles|
|Driving Time from Portland||3 hours|
|Expected Duration||Car to car in one day|
|Relevant Books||Climbers Guide to the Cascade Volcanoes by Jeff Smoot Selected Climbs in the North Cascades by Nelson and Potterfield Cascade Alpine Guide: Stevens Pass to Rainy Pass by Fred Beckey|
|Relevant Maps||USGS Chinook Pass, Green Trails Mt. Rainier East #270 <href="http: maps.google.com="" maps?f="q&source=s_q&hl=en&geocode=&q=Goat+Island+Mountain&sll=37.0625,-95.677068&sspn=38.775203,93.164063&ie=UTF8&ll=46.880112,-121.660666&spn=0.016368,0.04549&t=p&z=15&iwloc=addr"" title="Google map">Google map</href="http:>|