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Tower Mountain

North Cascades > North Cascades Highway - Hwy 20
48.5885, -120.7042 Map & Directions
Length
25.0 miles, roundtrip
Highest Point
8444 feet
On the Way to Tower Mountain. Photo by John Porter. Full-size image
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The route to Tower Mountain is a Class 3 and involved exposed scrambling. Gear and experience recommended. Continue reading

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Hiking Tower Mountain

The route to Tower Mountain is a Class 3 and involved exposed scrambling. Gear and experience recommended. Tower Mountain can be reached via the Cutthroat Pass Trailhead. 

Tower Mountain

Map & Directions

Trailhead
Co-ordinates: 48.5885, -120.7042 Open in Google Maps

Before You Go

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WTA Pro Tip: Save a copy of our directions before you leave! App-based driving directions aren't always accurate and data connections may be unreliable as you drive to the trailhead.

Getting There

Drive east on the North Cascades Highway (Highway 20) for 51 miles to Rainy Pass. Make a left (across the road from Maple Pass) and drive less than half a mile to an unpaved parking lot for the Pacific Crest Trail. Restrooms are available here.

More Hike Details

Trailhead

North Cascades > North Cascades Highway - Hwy 20

Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest, Methow Valley Ranger District

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Tower Mountain

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