This is a prominent peak very close to Rainy Pass in the North Cascades. Beckey calls the NE route €œmore technical route than the normal way, but not forbidding; the ridge is exposed class 3 and 4 with one class 5 pitch."

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Driving Distance from Portland 330 miles
Driving Time from Portland 7 hours
Expected Duration Car to car in two or more days
Relevant Books Cascade Alpine Guide: Columbia River to Stevens Pass by Fred Beckey
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