6,255 ft / 1,907 m


2,615 ft / 797 m


10 summits

Top climbing months

March   20%

May   20%

June   20%

Most climbed route


"From Terrence's WTA Report: We are the Mountain Goats, and today, one of us (Terrence, 12) climbed Mount Washington in the Olympics. The forest road is windy and a little rough, but not too bad. The trailhead is off of a turnoff, right before the Upper Mount Ellinor trailhead. The beginning of trail is very steep, but pretty easy to follow. The trail is kind of of like Snoqualmie Mountain and Old Mailbox. Straight and no switchbacks. You start in the forest, and in about a half mile enter a pleasant meadow. After .7 miles, you get up to a scree field where you can begin to see your" - BryHong8, Nov 17, 2018
"Phenomenal outing up Washington. Sean and I were the only ones besides 3 goats that greeted us on the summit. On the way down we jumped a crack into a long glissade. Great experience with insane views. " - MatthewWinterberg, Jun 7, 2017
"On Saturday I had some afternoon plans in Shelton, so Colin and I decided to hit up the Olympics for some early morning peak-bagging. Thanks to some recent beta from a few <a href="http://www.nwhikers.net">NW Hikers</a> Colin and I were able to make a confident attempt at Mount Washington. We drove through Hoodsport around 6:30 as the morning light crept in. After turning left on road 2419 a small coyote(or possibly a fox?) leaped onto the road and began running up it as if we were in hot pursuit. We followed behind in amusement as it sprinted up the road with no apparent intention to head for" - Jeb, Dec 7, 2013
"Great climb. We use ice axes up a steep chute on the way up. Final 100 feet we use a fixed line due to snow. We then traverse over to Mt. Ellinor before heading down mountain." - mtngoat, May 5, 2001



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