This particular traverse covers the 6 western peaks of the Tatoosh Range: Plummer, Denman, Lane, Wahpenayo, Chutla, and Eagle. It can be done car to car in a long day. A car shuttle is a fine idea. All peaks are scramble peaks and do not require roped climbing.
|Driving Distance from Portland||160 miles|
|Driving Time from Portland||3 hours|
|Expected Duration||Car to car in one day|
|Interesting Features||Spectacular Views|
|Relevant Books||Cascade Alpine Guide: Columbia River to Stevens Pass by Fred Beckey 75 Scrambles in Washington by Peggy Goldman|
|Relevant Maps||USGS 7 ½ minute series, Tatoosh Lakes and Mt. Rainier East; Green Trails: Mt Rainier East / Packwood|