Gamma Peak

  • Date:
    2020/08/23 to 2020/08/25
    Car-to-car:
    3 days
    Round-trip distance:
    39 miles
    Elevation gain:
    9,100 feet
    Trip type:
    scramble
    USGS quad:
    Gamma Peak
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  • Day 1

  • Camp four miles up the Suiattle River Trail
    Camp four miles up the Suiattle River Trail
  • Day 2

  • PCT bridge over the Suiattle River
    PCT bridge over the Suiattle River
  • Sapsucker wells?
    Sapsucker wells?
  • Devils club
    Devils club
  • The scarecrow that marks the start of Gamma Ridge Trail
    The scarecrow that marks the start of Gamma Ridge Trail
  • Hellebore
    Hellebore
  • Lousewort
    Lousewort
  • Gamma Peak
    Gamma Peak
  • Dakobed Range
    Dakobed Range
  • Glacier Peak from the summit of Gamma Peak
    Glacier Peak from the summit of Gamma Peak
  • Thistle
    Thistle
  • Plummer Mountain, Middle Ridge and North Star
    Plummer Mountain, Middle Ridge and North Star
  • Dome Pk over the Bath Lakes HR ridge and Miners Ridge
    Dome Pk over the Bath Lakes HR ridge and Miners Ridge
  • Camp at 5,500' on Gamma Ridge
    Camp at 5,500' on Gamma Ridge
  • Day 3

  • We awoke to clear skies and decided to go back up Gamma so we could actually see Glacier this time!
    We awoke to clear skies and decided to go back up Gamma so we could actually see Glacier this time!
  • Frosty lupine
    Frosty lupine
  • Plummer and Bonanza
    Plummer and Bonanza
  • Aster
    Aster
  • Dome over Miners Ridge
    Dome over Miners Ridge
  • Glacier Peak and Gamma Peak
    Glacier Peak and Gamma Peak
  • Glacier Peak and Gamma Peak
    Glacier Peak and Gamma Peak
  • Glacier Peak and the summit of Gamma Peak
    Glacier Peak and the summit of Gamma Peak
  • Glacier Peak
    Glacier Peak
  • Dakobed Range over the Great Fill
    Dakobed Range over the Great Fill
  • Breakfast on Gamma Ridge
    Breakfast on Gamma Ridge
  • Gamma Ridge
    Gamma Ridge
  • Glacier Peak
    Glacier Peak
  • Fortress Mountain
    Fortress Mountain
  • Great trail work on the Gamma Ridge Trail!
    Great trail work on the Gamma Ridge Trail!
  • Vista Creek
    Vista Creek
  • Suiattle River Trail
    Suiattle River Trail

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