Clearwater Mountains

* Peaks listed in Elevation order; highest to lowest
PhotoPeak NameMountain RangeElevationProminenceYearDescription
Stripe Mountain by Ken JonesSouthern Clearwater Peaks9,001 ftThis peak is found on pages 73 and 74.
Stripe Mountain is the highest point in the Clear ... read more
Buffalo Hump by Victor ZhouSouthern Clearwater Peaks8,938 ftBuffalo Hump is found on page 70. Thanks to Victor Zhou for this page writeup and photos.
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Pyramid Peak 8369Southern Clearwater Peaks8,369 ftThis peak is found on page 70.
Pyramid Peak is located in the read more
Gospel PeakSouthern Clearwater Peaks8,345 ftThis peak is found on page 69.
Gospel peak is another read more
Grave Peak By Dan SaxtonCentral Clearwater Peaks8,282 ftThis peak is found on page 68. Grave Peak is an impressive summit topped by a fire lookout. Thank ... read more
Gospel HillSouthern Clearwater Peaks8,121 ftThis peak is not in the book.
Gospel Hill is located roughly 1.1 miles west above read more
Fenn MountainCentral Clearwater Peaks8,021 ft1988This Selway Crags peak is found on page 65.
Even though this peak just barely tops 8,000 ... read more
Hidden PeakCentral Clearwater Peaks7,826 ftA seldom visited summit in the middle of the Selway Bitterroot Wilderness. Although trails lead to its summit, ... read more
Chimney PeakCentral Clearwater Peaks7,680 ft1988This peak is discussed on page 65.
It takes a lot of effort to drive to the Selway Crags ... read more
Granite PeakSouthern Clearwater Peaks7,232 ftThis peak is found on page 73.
  The Nez Perce National Forest maintains a nice we ... read more
Bear Mountain 7184 by Dan SaxtonCentral Clearwater Peaks7,184 ftThis Clearwater peak is found on page 68. Thanks to Dan Saxton for the following update.
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Pot MountainNorthern Clearwater Mountains7,139 ftPot Mountain is found on page 63.
Pot Mountain is the highest point on the Pot Mountain ... read more
Big Fog MountainCentral Clearwater Peaks7,122 ft1988Big Fog Mountain is found on page 67.
The toughest part about climbing this peak is the ... read more
Moose ButteSouthern Clearwater Peaks7,122 ftThis peak is found on page 72.
The Forest Service maintains a web site for the trail tha ... read more
Black MountainNorthern Clearwater Mountains7,078 ftClimbing information for this peak is found on page 63.
Black Mountain, located in the C ... read more
South Butte by Ken JonesNorthern Clearwater Mountains6,994 ftThis peak is not in the book.
South Butte, the highest point of the Monumental Buttes, has ... read more
Moose Creek Buttes by Dan SaxtonCentral Salmon River Mountains6,937 ftThis peak is found on pages 63 and 64. The Moose Creek Butte area has been a mythical area from me ever si ... read more
Widow MountainNorthern Clearwater Mountains6,828 ftThis peak is found on page 60.
Widow Mountain is reached from the same trailhead as Look ... read more
Lookout MountainNorthern Clearwater Mountains6,789 ftThis peak is found on page 60.
The Forest Service states of this peak "Part of the Marble ... read more
Snow PeakNorthern Clearwater Mountains6,738 ft1984This peak is discussed on pages 60 to 62.
Snow Peak is a rugged summit worth visiting. T ... read more
Cold Springs PeakNorthern Clearwater Mountains6,731 ftThis peak is found on page 63.
Cold Springs Peak is found on the Pot Mountain Ridge comp ... read more
Scurvy MountainNorthern Clearwater Mountains6,691 ftThis peak is not in the book.
Scurvy Mountain is a fire lookout site in the Clearwater N ... read more
Junction MountainNorthern Clearwater Mountains6,457 ftThis peak is not in the book.
This peak came to my attention thanks to the Hiking from H ... read more
Blackdome PeakNorthern Clearwater Mountains6,412 ftThis peak is found on page 62.
I have not climbed this peak although I did drive close b ... read more
Grandmother MountainNorthern Clearwater Mountains6,369 ft1983This peak is found on page 60.
Hike this peak and read more
Grandfather MountainNorthern Clearwater Mountains6,306 ft1983This peak is found on page 60.
This peak and nearby read more
Marks ButteNorthern Clearwater Mountains6,279 ft1984This summit is not in the book.
Marks Butte is named on the Grandmother Mountain USGS Qu ... read more
Bald MountainNorthern Clearwater Mountains5,334 ft1984This peak is found on page 60.
By my count there are 44 Idaho summits that incorporate t ... read more
Clarke MountainAlbion Range5,285 ftThis peak is not in the book.
Clarke Mountain sits above the North Fork Clearwater River ... read more
Moscow MountainNorthern Clearwater Mountains4,983 ft20931985Climbing information for p2k Moscow Mountain, the highpoint of the Palouse subrange of the Clearwater Mou ... read more
East Moscow MountainNorthern Clearwater Mountains4,721 ft1311984Climbing information for East Moscow Mountain, the lower eastern summit of the Palouse Range highpoint, Mos ... read more
Three Tree ButteNorthern Clearwater Mountains3,330 ft1983This peak is found on page 60.
When I hiked this peak in 1983, there was clear cutting i ... read more
CLEARWATER MOUNTAINSClearwater Mountains0 ftThe Clearwaters are Idaho's largest mountain grouping and cover most of north central Idaho. These mountains a ... read more
Little Goat MountainsNorthern Clearwater Mountains0 ftThe Little Goat Mountains re a petite subrange of the Clearwater Mountains. The range is located north of Dwor ... read more
Hoodoo Mountains and the Palouse RangeNorthern Clearwater Mountains0 ftThis minor group of Clearwater summits is separated from the main body of Clearwater peaks to the east by the ... read more
Sheep Mountain RangeNorthern Clearwater Mountains0 ftThe Sheep Mountain Range is located northeast of the town of Headquarters and is situated inside a major bend ... read more
Selway Crags / Wounded Doe RidgeCentral Clearwater Peaks0 ftThe Selway Crags are found at the southern edge of the Selway-Bitterroot Wilderness Area. (This rugged area is ... read more