Continuing up Middle Ridge for another 3 miles, you come to Buck Creek Pass which is known for its vistas of Glacier Peak. The pass is closed to horse camping except in designated horse camps. Just a half a mile north of the pass is Flower Dome Trail. This short, one mile route follows a meadowed alpine spur to the rounded summit. A hike to the top of this appropriately named mountain affords marvelous views of wildflower meadows.
Buck Creek Trail #1513 continues for 9.3 miles and ends at Chiwawa River Road on the Wenatchee National Forest.
Directions: From Pacific Crest Trail, The trail is found off of the Pacific Crest Trail 2.3 miles west from Suiattle Pass and 4.3 miles east from Suiattle River Trail.
Elevation: 4,600 feet
Ending Elevation: 5,900 feet
Elevation Gain: 1,300 feet
Distance: 14.3 miles
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