Kaleetan Peak via Denny Creek Trail 1014

based on 232 tracks & routes #19 hike out of 319 in
10.5 mi
Distance
4 hrs 27 min
Time
terrain
3,621 ft
Elev Gain

Overview

This is a difficult out and back trail to Kaleetan Peak in Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest.

This trail goes by Keekwulee Falls, Snowshoe Falls, and Melakwa Lake.


Public Tracks

brandonvogel93 2 years, 3 months ago
Kaleetan Peak via Denny creek trail/Melakwa Lake, King County, WA, USA

Hike From Parking at Denny creek trail. Hike over Hemlock Pass to Melakwa Lake. From Melakwa Lake to Kaleetan Peak starts as a steep Hike past the toilet for Melakwa then turns to a class 1/2 scramble requiring route/trail finding skills. Approach skirting along the ridge dipping into down to west side of the ridge then up again. The actual scramble to the peak, class 3/4 scramble, very steep, approach shoes, helmet and climbing skills recommended. Actual elevation at Kaleetan peak is around 6200 ft.

PNWRich 1 year, 4 months ago
PNWRich: Kaleetan Peak

Finally was able to scratch this off of my to do list. Honestly, it was much easier than I had expected, although we just did the south ridge route. Somewhat long but enjoyable scramble followed by an awesome swim in Lake Melakwa.

bo.jed 3 years, 6 months ago
Track (6/6/15, kaleetan peak

Kaleetan Peak, via Denny Creek trail and Point 5700

Melissa Prager 1 month, 4 weeks ago
Kaleetan (10/13/18, 8:09:37AM)

Craig vanessa Brian Doehle

lihua325 1 month, 4 weeks ago
thomas_j_kearney 2 months, 1 week ago
cdenali. 2 months, 2 weeks ago
schiess 4 months, 1 week ago
dancfuller 1 year, 2 months ago
John Leo 1 year, 3 months ago
Nick B 2 years, 3 months ago
Sean Mathias 3 years, 3 months ago
watson1987 3 years, 9 months ago