This is a rugged climb through brush, rockslides, routefinding difficulties, and ridge travel above a huge escarpment- the east face of Mt. Index.
|Driving Distance from Portland||225 miles|
|Driving Time from Portland||4 hours|
|Expected Duration||Car to car in two or more days|
|Relevant Books||Cascade Alpine Guide, Volume I: Columbia River to Stevens pass by Fred Beckey|
|Relevant Maps||Google map|