Mount Baker Climb Itinerary
2 – 3 Days
Flight Schedule: USA – Seattle (SEA)
Climbs begins and ends at the Northwest Mountain Shop.
Day 1 • Hike to High Camp
Start time to be determined. Gear check and drive to the trailhead. Hike to high camp and basic climb school.
Day 2 • Summit Day • Mount Baker • 10,781ft
Summit day starts early. From high camp, we climb moderate snowfields to the saddle between Colfax Peak (9000′) or Sherman Crater (9600′) depending on the route. Both routes ascend the final Roman Wall steeply to Baker’s expansive summit. Descend to high camp. We also have the option of descending and hiking out to the trailhead the same day.
Day 3 • Hike to Trailhead
After breakfast we pack our gear and return to the trailhead.
Itinerary Notes: NW Mountain Guide makes every effort to uphold the scheduled itinerary, although our guides are given discretion to adapt the itinerary for reasons beyond our control or due to the needs of the group. Meal schedule: (B) Breakfast (L) Lunch (D) Dinner