One of the most popular climbs in the North Cascades, Eldorado has a challenging approach hike with exceptional scenery. Endurance for getting to the peak is more of a requirement than technical climbing skill. The knife-edged summit ridge is a classic of many photos
Sue will be attempting to get permits for the group on the morning of Saturday (7/27.) If we obtain permits the group will meet at the ranger station that afternoon around 5pm.
Meet the group, finalize gear, and find a place to camp for the evening...possibly set up tents at the trailhead.
Sunday (7/28): Hike up the trail to set up basecamp.
Monday (7/29): Summit and return to basecamp.
Tuesday (7/30): Hike back to trailhead, drive back to town.