This is a good early season steep snow and ice climbing outing to an accessible area. There can be a short vertical bit to overcome a cornice near the top. Solid snow and ice climbing skills are required for this route.
|Driving Distance from Portland||190 miles|
|Driving Time from Portland||3 hours|
|Expected Duration||Car to car in two or more days|
|Relevant Books||Oregon High , by Jeff Thomas|
|Relevant Maps||USGS 7 minute series, Broken Top, and Geo-Graphics Three Sisters|
|Awards Qualified||Seven Oregon Cascades Peaks|