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Thorp Mountain Fire Lookout, The Summit, Wenatchee National Forest, Washington State
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On a clear day the summit of Thorp Mountain showcases views of the volcanoes Mt. Rainier and Mt. Adams and the shimmering blue water of Kachess Lake to the south, the mighty Mt. Stuart and other peaks of the Enchantments to the east, the Alpine Lakes Wilderness peaks such as Bears Breast Mountain, Mount Hinman, and Mount Daniel to the north, and the peaks of the Snoqualmie Pass corridor to the west. Though hard, it’s a hike worth doing, especially on a day like today, October 1, 2012.

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Tags: cascades; fire lookout; hike; hiking; mountain; teanaway; thorp mountain; thorp mountain lookout; washington; trail; wenatchee national forest
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