State Route 542 (SR 542), also known as the Mount Baker Highway, is a highway between Bellingham and Mount Baker Ski Area at Austin Pass in Washington State. ~Wikipedia
Overnight the Central Cascades weather forecast went from mostly sunny to mostly cloudy.
The trip gave us the rare opportunity to visit the area and to drive Mount Baker Highway nearly to its eastern terminus.
By climbing these two peaks earlier in the season, we had the advantage of better snow coverage over the cruxes.
Photos from this trip can be found here. Other than climbing Mount Baker, I hadn’t gotten up to this area as much as I would have liked. The only other scramble…
Photos from this trip can be found here.
Photos from this trip cam be found here. If Church Mountain had an actual church on the summit, we were the only members who attended the service on this day.…