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Mt. Baker Wilderness Area

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92 mi 149 km of trail 2 Runs

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Gems in Mt. Baker Wilderness Area - 1

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gem Favorite The view from the top.

Winchester Mountain Lookout

(2) Peacefu…, WA

Runs in Mt. Baker Wilderness Area - 2

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Favorite Mt. Baker's Cone and the Coleman Glacier pose for a photo taken from Heliotrope Divide.
Intermediate/Difficult

Heliotrope Divide

5.4 mi 8.7 km • Out and Back • 1,636 ft Ascent 498.56 m Ascent

(13) Peacefu…, WA
Favorite Do you see these flowers?
Intermediate

Ptarmigan Ridge Out and Back

8.5 mi 13.8 km • Out and Back • 1,529 ft Ascent 465.93 m Ascent

(5) Peacefu…, WA

Trails in Mt. Baker Wilderness Area - 32

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1.8 mi 2.9 km #1Winchester Mountain
Difficult
Peaceful Valley, WA
Difficult
1.8 mi 2.9 km Peaceful Valley, WA
4.4 mi 7.0 km #2Lake Ann Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Peaceful Valley, WA
Intermediate/Difficult
4.4 mi 7.0 km Peaceful Valley, WA
4.6 mi 7.4 km #3Skyline Divide
Intermediate/Difficult
Peaceful Valley, WA
Intermediate/Difficult
4.6 mi 7.4 km Peaceful Valley, WA
3.3 mi 5.3 km #4Ridley Creek Trail
Difficult
Sudden Valley, WA
Difficult
3.3 mi 5.3 km Sudden Valley, WA
1.7 mi 2.7 km #5Welcome Pass
Extremely Difficult
Peaceful Valley, WA
Extremely Difficult
1.7 mi 2.7 km Peaceful Valley, WA
2.2 mi 3.5 km #6Yellow Aster Butte Trail #686.1
Intermediate/Difficult
Peaceful Valley, WA
Intermediate/Difficult
2.2 mi 3.5 km Peaceful Valley, WA
3.2 mi 5.2 km #7Ptarmigan Ridge Trail #682.1
Intermediate/Difficult
Peaceful Valley, WA
Intermediate/Difficult
3.2 mi 5.2 km Peaceful Valley, WA
1.0 mi 1.5 km #8Hannegan Peak
Difficult
Peaceful Valley, WA
Difficult
1.0 mi 1.5 km Peaceful Valley, WA
3.1 mi 5.0 km #9Tomyhoi Peak
Difficult
Peaceful Valley, WA
Difficult
3.1 mi 5.0 km Peaceful Valley, WA
0.3 mi 0.5 km #10Excelsior Peak Trail
Easy
Peaceful Valley, WA
Easy
0.3 mi 0.5 km Peaceful Valley, WA
4.3 mi 7.0 km #11Nooksack Cirque
Intermediate
Peaceful Valley, WA
Intermediate
4.3 mi 7.0 km Peaceful Valley, WA
3.0 mi 4.8 km #12Boulder Ridge
Intermediate/Difficult
Sudden Valley, WA
Intermediate/Difficult
3.0 mi 4.8 km Sudden Valley, WA
4.8 mi 7.7 km #13Goat Mountain
Difficult
Peaceful Valley, WA
Difficult
4.8 mi 7.7 km Peaceful Valley, WA
3.2 mi 5.2 km #14Rainbow Ridge Trail
Difficult
Diablo, WA
Difficult
3.2 mi 5.2 km Diablo, WA
1.4 mi 2.3 km #15Wiseman Lake
Difficult
Sudden Valley, WA
Difficult
1.4 mi 2.3 km Sudden Valley, WA
3.7 mi 5.9 km #16Tomyhoi Lake
Difficult
Peaceful Valley, WA
Difficult
3.7 mi 5.9 km Peaceful Valley, WA
5.2 mi 8.3 km #17High Divide
Intermediate/Difficult
Peaceful Valley, WA
Intermediate/Difficult
5.2 mi 8.3 km Peaceful Valley, WA
8.0 mi 12.9 km #18Elbow Lake
Difficult
Sudden Valley, WA
Difficult
8.0 mi 12.9 km Sudden Valley, WA
7.5 mi 12.0 km #19Swift Creek
Difficult
Sudden Valley, WA
Difficult
7.5 mi 12.0 km Sudden Valley, WA
3.3 mi 5.3 km #20Cougar Divide
Difficult
Peaceful Valley, WA
Difficult
3.3 mi 5.3 km Peaceful Valley, WA

Photos of Mt. Baker Wilderness Area - 96

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Topping out on Hannegan Peak with Mt. Baker in the background
Apr 23, 2015 near Peacefu…, WA
Mt Shuksan's Glorious Reflection in the Still Waters of Lake Ann
Oct 10, 2018 near Peacefu…, WA
Descending with Mt. Shukshan in the background.
Sep 1, 2019 near Peacefu…, WA
The route up to the ridge takes a bit of time to ascend.
Sep 1, 2019 near Peacefu…, WA
Taking a moment to stop and look back at Iceburg Lake.
Sep 1, 2019 near Peacefu…, WA
Iceberg Lake, like all the lakes along the trail, is worth stopping to admire.
Sep 1, 2019 near Peacefu…, WA
Low water in the late summer makes this an easy crossing.
Sep 1, 2019 near Peacefu…, WA
Mazama Lake peaks through the trees.
Sep 1, 2019 near Peacefu…, WA

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