August 30, 2003
Drive north from Darrington on Sauk Valley Rd. (Hiway 530) about 9 miles;
Turn east on Suiattle River Road No. 26, follow for 19 miles;
Turn north on Green Mountain Road No. 2680, follow for 6 miles;
Trailhead is at 3500 ft.; summit is 6500 ft.
"Hey....it's really green!!!" - anonymous hiker.
Load up the packs...
Ready to hike...
Ruth and Lynne
Tom and Chris
On the way up, a beautiful pond and verdant meadows
Almost to the top...
Views from the summit
Sitting on the site of the old fire lookout
Northwest to Mt. Baker
Northeast to Mt. Buckindy and a forest fire
East to Dome Peak and another forest fire
South to Glacier Peak
West to Sloan Peak
On the way down, birdwatching
Thair makin' a duststorm on th' way bak down!
Back to the Washboard Rumbler (Tom's brave car)
Bonus question: for 10 extra points, whose ankles have the dirt line?
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