The Mazamas offers a variety of classes for all ability levels. Learn new skills in mountaineering, rock climbing, first aid, ski mountaineering, and more.
This is a technically easy "scramble" peak in the Snoqualmie Pass area off of I-90 east of Seattle. It offers some fine vistas and little in the way of technical difficulty. Ice axe and crampons may be needed in the early season. If you are staying in the area, it can be combined with Guye, Kaleetan, Chair, or some of the many other easier nearby scramble peaks .
|Driving Distance from Portland||210 miles|
|Driving Time from Portland||4 hours|
|Expected Duration||Car to car in one day|
|Relevant Books||Cascade Alpine Guide: Columbia River to Stevens Pass by Fred Beckey Scrambles in Washington by Peggy Goldman|
|Relevant Maps||USGS 7 minute series, Chikamin Peak <href="http: maps.google.com="" maps?f="q&source=s_q&hl=en&geocode=&q=Hibox+Mountain&sll=37.0625,-95.677068&sspn=38.775203,93.164063&ie=UTF8&ll=47.431774,-121.30065&spn=0.016199,0.04549&t=p&z=15&iwloc=addr"" title="Google map">Google map</href="http:>|