This headwall forms a triangle between the North Ridge and the Lava Ridge. It is best done in early season to avoid icy conditions and rockfall.

Other Information
Driving Distance from Portland 120 miles
Driving Time from Portland 3 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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Awards Qualified 16 Major NW Peaks, Guardian Peaks