Last updated: June 7, 2018
This hike climbs 3,400 feet through forest and meadows to the 9,652-foot (2,942-m) summit. Loop continues along the opposite side of the mountain through an open slope to the junction of Snow Pass. You may spot mountain goats, bighorn sheep, and moose along this trail.
Safety notes: Grizzly bears frequent this area. Requires a good map for navigation. Check the Backcountry Situation Report for further information.
Trailheads: North of Liberty Cap, near the stone house.
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