Skyline Divide — A mile high carpet of wildflowers

Quick Facts: Location: Mount Baker Highway, North Cascades Land Agency: National Forest Service Roundtrip: 9.0 miles Elevation gain: 2500 feet Difficulty: moderate Green Trails Map: Mount Baker Wilderness 13S Contact: Mount Baker Ranger District: Mount Baker -Snoqualmie National Forest Access: From Bellingham follow SR 542 (Mount Baker Highway) east for 35 miles turning right onto […]

Hannegan Peak– Supreme views of snow and ice—and that’s the truth, Ruth!

Quick Facts: Location: North Cascades Mount Baker Wilderness Land Agency: Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest Roundtrip: 10.4 miles Elevation gain: 3,100 feet Green Trails Map: Mount Baker Wilderness 13S Contact: Glacier Public Service Center (360) 599-2714 or Mount Baker Ranger District: Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest  Notes: Northwest Trail Pass required; Wilderness rules apply Access: From Bellingham […]