The Mazamas offers a variety of classes for all ability levels. Learn new skills in mountaineering, rock climbing, first aid, ski mountaineering, and more.
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:>|