Evergreen Mountain (Skykomish) Climber's Log

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chandlerhaberlack

chandlerhaberlack - Jul 29, 2016 5:24 pm Date Climbed: May 20, 2015

lookout  Sucess!

done this hike like 4 or 5 times now

BKW

BKW - Aug 24, 2015 12:35 pm Date Climbed: Aug 22, 2015

Kiddos!  Sucess!

I took a large subset of my offspring up this trail. The youngest member of this particular subset was five. It's a nice short jaunt with great views. Kids are fascinated by fire lookouts, I have discovered. The views would have been better with a little less smoke in the air.

Dundeel

Dundeel - Jun 24, 2014 12:01 am Date Climbed: Jun 22, 2014

Evening hike  Sucess!

I started up at about 3:30pm. Beautiful day with non stop views. Bushwhacked to avoid steep snow patches on the trail. Had to stop several times on the access road to let baby grouse clear the way. They weren't quite old enough to understand cars yet. FS 6550 must be accessed from the Jack Pass end. The lower end is permanently closed off.

tcingrum

tcingrum - Oct 27, 2013 8:33 pm Date Climbed: Oct 26, 2013

Evergreen  Sucess!

Takes longer to drive to the trailhead than to hike to the lookout. Good outing for the whole family. Great views!

Arkitekt

Arkitekt - Jul 14, 2013 9:44 pm Date Climbed: Jul 14, 2013

Nice Hike  Sucess!

I hiked a neighboring peak last week and saw this one. Looked very nice so I finally got to go up there. Nice views to be had.

kevinsa

kevinsa - Sep 15, 2012 5:31 pm Date Climbed: Aug 3, 2012

Evergreen Mountain  Sucess!

Finally crossed this one off the list.

Cascade Scrambler

Cascade Scrambler - Sep 1, 2012 8:58 pm Date Climbed: Jul 2, 2011

From the 65/6530 junction  Sucess!

Ascended from the very easy to find trailhead at the intersection of 65 and 6530. Shortly after the junction, say, about 20 feet, there's a pullout on the right side of the road. Park there- it's where the trail starts if you aren't driving the road. This trail makes no bones about heading straight uphill for the first mile or so, then switchbacks up old, easy logging roads. Navigation was very easy. Constant, fairly deep snow still from the end of the road to the summit. Huge, enormous cornice just shy of the lookout. Amazing views, good times.

ericwillhite

ericwillhite - Aug 22, 2011 2:19 am Date Climbed: Aug 20, 2011

Easy way  Sucess!

Road was repaired and it seems few know about it. Perfect weather Saturday and only a few families up there hiking. Map and pictures at http://www.willhiteweb.com/washington/evergreen_mountain_trail/lookout_135.htm

Josh Lewis

Josh Lewis - Jan 13, 2011 5:17 pm Date Climbed: Dec 12, 2009

Good views  Sucess!

I liked staring off at Columbia Peak and that area, it was a good trip.

bdizzle

bdizzle - Dec 11, 2010 3:01 pm

disappointed :(

A few weeks ago we took a chance on the weather and went for it! finding the trail head was hell and was not where i was told it was. Anyways we finialy found but lost lots of time. From that point on staying with the trial was very difficult, we would find it then lose it then find it and so on. At one point we took the wrong turn and ended up in the middle of the 2 ridges. But it was to late in the day to have time to climb out because it was 2 feet of snow. So we turned back :( will be going again soon though!!

Mike Lewis

Mike Lewis - Mar 9, 2010 3:08 am Date Climbed: Dec 12, 2009

Gorgeous Mountain  Sucess!

Longer than I expected. Kicked my butt. WORTH IT!

Redwic

Redwic - Mar 1, 2010 1:07 am Date Climbed: Feb 28, 2010

It's about time!!!  Sucess!

During the past few years, it seemed like I had seen this mountain from each side (N, S, W, E). It's about time I did it. Decent weather with some clouded-over views. I also took some time to do some backcountry recon the same day.

EastKing

EastKing - Dec 13, 2009 2:05 am Date Climbed: Dec 12, 2009

Surprisingly beautiful day  Sucess!

Views from the top were breathtaking. Snow was very firm and conditions were springlike. The weather held well.

gimpilator

gimpilator - Dec 6, 2009 10:53 pm Date Climbed: Dec 6, 2009

25 Degrees Below Freezing  Sucess!

A fun snow climb with Raymond. My thermometer was reading 7 degrees Fahrenheit on the summit. We ran into David Opus and Type E from NWHikers.com in the lookout.

jkuresman

jkuresman - Nov 12, 2009 10:07 am Date Climbed: Mar 16, 2008

Winter Ascent

Short, steep, and fun. Almost zero visibility on the summit. Big snow year with lookout completely buried.

ericnoel

ericnoel - Oct 17, 2009 9:52 pm

Evergreen  Sucess!

I climbed this. Too lazy to look up when.

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