White Cap Mountain

Elevation: 11,899 ft

This peak is found on pages 275 and 276. Also see Wes Collin’s article on The Lost River Traverse in the Climbing Hisotry section.


This peak sits between Peak 11967 and Leatherman Peak. It can be climbed from Leatherman Pass, Sawmill Gulch or by traversing over from Peak 11967.

White Cap Peak from the upper reaches of the W. Fork Pahsimeroi en route to Leatherman Peak. Matt Durrant Photo

White Cap Peak from the upper reaches of the W. Fork Pahsimeroi en route to Leatherman Peak. Matt Durrant Photo

Summit White Cap Peak.

Summit White Cap Peak.

White Cap peak viewed from Upper Cedar Creek.

White Cap peak viewed from Upper Cedar Creek.

White Cap Peak viewed from Bad Rock Peak.

White Cap Peak viewed from Bad Rock Peak.

White Cap Peak viewed from the south ridge of Peak 11967.

White Cap Peak viewed from the south ridge of Peak 11967.

White Cap Peak. George Reinier Photo

White Cap Peak. George Reinier Photo

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The following photos and GPS track are from Larry Prescott and Scott Gifford’s April 2015 climb. See the link to Larry’s trip report down the page.

Climbing out of Sawmill Gulch.

Climbing out of Sawmill Gulch.

White Cap Mountain showing Larry Prescott's routes up and down out of Sawmill Gulch. Larry Prescott Photo

White Cap Mountain showing Larry Prescott’s routes up and down out of Sawmill Gulch. Larry Prescott Photo

Scott Gifford on the summit. Larry Prescott Photo

Scott Gifford on the summit. Larry Prescott Photo

Sliding down the peak. Larry Prescott Photo

Sliding down the peak. Larry Prescott Photo

Larry Prescott's GPS track for his April, 2015 climb.

Larry Prescott’s GPS track for his April, 2015 climb.

 

Climber Trip Reports

Mountain Range: Lost River Range

Year Climbed: 1995

Longitude: -113.7545   Latitude: 44.0845

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