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  • High point:5,820
  • Low point:2,420
  • Hiking season: July to Oct.
  • Total Elevation gain:3,550
  • Total Elevation lost:150
  • Total distance(one way):4.1
  • Effective Distance:8.2
  • Hiking time: 5 hours
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Profile Explained
Starting from the east side of Highway 123 , north 3.5 miles from the Stevens Canyon Entrance or 7.5 south from Cayuse Pass, the trail climbs relentlessly. However, the hiker is rewarded with commanding views of the Ohanapecosh valley, Mt Rainier and distant view of the Cascades.

Map Discription Size (kb)
Small colored elevaton map 4
Topographic map with shadeing 216
Topographic map without shadeing 91
Shaded Basement Geologic Map

(Geologic key)

Air Photo 1,837
Stereo Map

To see this image you will need special glasses (which I will provide if you contact me before supplies run out)


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Gregg Petrie 2000