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Mount Formidable

North Cascades

Location

North Cascades
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Length

20.0 miles, roundtrip

Elevation

Gain: 6100 ft.
Highest Point: 8325 ft.

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A backcountry permit is required to camp overnight in North Cascades National Park. Permits must be picked up in person at one of the park's Wilderness Information Centers
 
 

The route to Mount Formidable is a Class 4 and requires exposed scrambling. Gear and experience recommended.

 

Mount Formidable

Map & Directions

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Co-ordinates: 48.4162, -121.0675 Open map in new window

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North Cascades

North Cascades National Park

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Getting There

Drive Hwy 20 to the little town of Marblemount. Keep going straight when 20 turns left and you will be on Cascade River Road. Drive the 23 miles to the end. You will follow the Cascade River the whole way; it takes nearly an hour on Cascade River Road.

A backcountry permit is required to camp overnight in North Cascades National Park. Permits must be picked up in person at one of the park's Wilderness Information Centers
 

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