The route to the Picket Range is a Class 3 and involves exposed scrambling. Gear and experience recommended.
North Cascades -- North Cascades Highway - Hwy 20View map below
20.0 miles, roundtrip
Gain: 10000 ft.
Highest Point: 8151 ft.
Parking Pass/Entry FeeNone
Highway 20 Closure: Highway 20 is closed west of Winthrop between milepost 165 and 185 while crews fight active wildfires in the area. This closure is dated 7.12.21
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
Map & Directions
Co-ordinates: 48.6796, -121.3372 Open map in new window