Alpine Lookout is east of Stevens Pass and offers great views of Glacier Peak. There might be several inches on new snow at the top (at 6200 feet) by this Thursday. Thanks to Alan Bauer for many of the photos.
|View of Glacier Peak from the top @ Alan Bauer|
|Michael power lounging at the top @ Alan Bauer|
|Lookout is closed for season, Frank (dog) is looking for some food|
Trail stats: Go on trail number 1529 and go 1.6 miles to junction of Nason Ridge trail (#1583). Turn left (west) and go 3.3 miles to junction on the right. Finally, go short .3 miles to the top. 11 miles roundtrip and 3100 feet gain.
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