The Mazamas offers a variety of classes for all ability levels. Learn new skills in mountaineering, rock climbing, first aid, ski mountaineering, and more.
Located in the popular and gorgeous Alpine Lakes Wilderness, these two peaks can be scrambled in a day with a nice swim at the lakeside camp on return. A fairly easy hike into base camp adds to the appeal.
|Driving Distance from Portland||260 miles|
|Driving Time from Portland||5 hours|
|Expected Duration||Car to car in two or more days|
|Relevant Books||<i> 75 Scrambles in Washington </i> by Peggy Goldman <i> Cascade Alpine Guide: Columbia River to Stevens Pass </i> by Fred Beckey|
|Relevant Maps||USGS 7 minute series, The Cradle <a href="http://maps.google.com/maps?f=q&source=s_q&hl=en&geocode=&q=Trico+Mountain&sll=37.0625,-95.677068&sspn=38.775203,93.164063&ie=UTF8&ll=47.597048,-121.112123&spn=0.016148,0.04549&t=p&z=15" title="Google map">Google map</a>|