This climb is an seldom done traverse between Switchblade and Stiletto peaks, near Twisp Pass in the North Cascades. Expect exposed 5th class traverses and superb scenery.
|Driving Distance from Portland||300 miles|
|Driving Time from Portland||6 hours|
|Expected Duration||Car to car in two or more days|
|Relevant Books||Cascade Alpine Guide: Rainy Pass to Fraser River by Fred Beckey|
|Relevant Maps||USGS 7.5 minute, McAlester Mtn. <href="http: maps.google.com="" maps?f="q&source=s_q&hl=en&geocode=&q=Stiletto+Peak&sll=37.0625,-95.677068&sspn=40.732051,93.164063&ie=UTF8&ll=48.483476,-120.665932&spn=0.016698,0.04549&t=p&z=15&iwloc=addr"" title="Google map">Google map</href="http:>|