Whistler Mountain

Region: Castle

Distance: 12 km (return)

Elevation gain: 900 m or 3000 feet

Rating: Unofficial trail, limited use, and off-trail ridge hike

Estimated hiking time: 6 hours

Description: A strenuous hike to an abandoned fire lookout and Whistler Mountain. The
trip starts approximately 5 km down the Castle River road (rough). A steep ascent from
the road leads to a long-abandoned road that can be followed all the way to the ridge.
Follow the ridge west to the abandoned fire lookout or east to the summit of Whistler
Mountain and an overlook of Castle Mountain. Return the same way.

Trip date: August 26, 2017

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