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Fortress and Chiwawa Doubleheader

A long valley hike is the gateway to this rock, snow, and heather paradise - and Fortress Mountain above it just happens to make a spectacular scramble in this dramatic setting.
+5 5 votes

Clark Mountain and Boulder Pass

Clark Mountain, one of the highest peaks in the North-Central Cascades, is technically easy but physically challenging to climb. For some, Clark Mountain will be a peak too far and Boulder Pass, 2 miles east of the summit, will be a preferred way to enjoy the area.

+18 18 votes

Scatter Lake - Abernathy Peak

If you’re the kind of hiker who believes the destination should not come easy; that when you arrive at Point B you should have more than paid your way in sweat and muscle, then Scatter Lake might just be the trip for you. Hot, steep, and dry - but also very beautiful.

+2 2 votes

Jim Hill Mountain

Much like the stubborn railroad baron for which it is named, Jim Hill Mountain stands strong and defiant, guarding it’s relatively small and out-of-the-way summit with a long bushwack and scrambling. Fortunately, the effort is not without reward.

+5 5 votes

Three Brothers - West Summit

This rigorous hike that will test your endurance, navigation skills, and off- trail walking. It will also get you to a less-visited summit with beautiful views of the Teanway Peaks and Stuart Range, and spectacular wildflowers.

+7 7 votes

The 1969 Temple Run Rescue

 
The mountain rescue in May 2006 of a rock climber from the Yellow Jacket Tower in the Icicle Valley reminds me of a July 1969 rescue of a young woman who had fallen about a total of 100 feet on the south side of “The Temple”...
+2 2 votes

Snow Travel - Book Review

Slip-sliding on snow – it’s a good way to land yourself in a hospital or a cemetery. Slipping on snow (or ice) is the second most common form of accidents in the mountains according to stats compiled in Accidents in North American Mountaineering.  Injuries and deaths from such slips far exceed those from avalanches, getting lost, equipment failure, freezing to death, mountain illnesses, or ...

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Trico Mountain

Information about this climb can be found in this post, as well as the Summit Post link provided.

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The Cradle: South Ridge

Information about this climb can be found in this post, as well as the Summit Post link provided.

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Steamboat Rock

Information about this climb can be found in this post, as well as the Summit Post link provided.

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