This is a gently sloping glacier route on the SW slopes, with the attraction of solitude over the South Side route. However, when the White Salmon breaks up, some ice work may be required.
|Driving Distance from Portland||100 miles|
|Driving Time from Portland||2 hours|
|Expected Duration||Car to car in two or more days|
|Relevant Books||Selected Climbs in the Cascades by Nelson and Potterfield Cascade Alpine Guide: Columbia River to Stevens Pass by Fred Beckey Climbers Guide to the Cascade Volcanoes by Jeff Smoot|
|Relevant Maps||USGS 7 minute series, Mt. Adams West and Mt. Adams East USDA Forest Service Mt. Adams Wilderness map Google map https://firstname.lastname@example.org,-121.4982232,14.33z/data=!5m1!1e4|
|Awards Qualified||16 Major NW Peaks, Guardian Peaks|