NORTHERN IDAHO

* Peaks listed in Elevation order; highest to lowest
PhotoPeak NameMountain RangeElevationProminenceYearDescription
Bare Peak/Idaho County High PointBitteroot Mountains9,439 ftBare Peak is discussed on page 89.
The listed elevation is the highest point in Idaho Co ... read more
Allen Mountain aka Allan MountainBitteroot Mountains9,154 ft2233Access and route information for this p2k peak is found on page 89.
Victor Zhou's though ... read more
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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Sky PilotBitteroot Mountains8,820 ftSky Pilot Peak is found on page 86. Please note the revised elevation.
This peak sits sq ... read more
Ranger PeakBitteroot Mountains8,817 ftThis peak is found on page 86.
Ranger Peak sits on the Idaho-Montana border. &nbs ... read more
Watchtower PeakBitteroot Mountains8,790 ftThis peak is found on page 89.
I do not have an update from the information on this peak t ... read more
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
Peak 8261 (Big Rocky Point) by Dan SaxtonBitteroot Mountains8,261 ftThis peak is not found in the book. Thanks to Dan Saxton for bringing this peak to our attention. ... read more
Saddle Mountain 8258 by Dan SaxtonBitteroot Mountains8,258 ft

This peak is found on page 87.


The information in the ... read more
Peak 8180 (Lewis and Clark Ridge)Bitteroot Mountains8,180 ft2016This peak is not in the book.
Peak 8180, also known as Lewis and Clark Ridge, is the sou ... 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
Rhodes PeakBitteroot Mountains7,930 ftThis peak is found on page 86.
Rhodes Peak is not only one of the nicest peaks in the no ... 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
Peak 7714 aka Boundary County HPSelkirk Mountains7,709 ft3317Climbing information for this p2k peak is found on page 37 of the book.
This peak is the ... read more
Illinois PeakBitteroot Mountains7,690 ftThis peak is found on page 85.
This peak is the highest point in Shoshone County. read more
Peak 7682Selkirk Mountains7,682 ft302This peak is not in the book.
Peak 7682 sits roughly 1.0 miles northeast of 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
Williams Peak 7660Bitteroot Mountains7,660 ftWilliams Peak is found on page 86. Please note the revised elevation.
Williams Peak is t ... read more
Peak 7657Bitteroot Mountains7,657 ftThis peak is not in the book.
Peak 7657 sits on the Idaho-Montana border south of Wahoo ... read more
Shale Mountain by Dan SaxtonBitteroot Mountains7,612 ftThis peak is discussed on page 86. Dan Saxton's important update on this peak will make reaching its summi ... read more
Twin PeaksSelkirk Mountains7,599 ftClimbing information for this peak is found on page 39.
Twin Peaks, appropriately named ... read more
Granite Peak 7580 by Dan SaxtonBitteroot Mountains7,580 ftThis Granite Peak, one of 12 Idaho mountains named either Granite Peak or Granite Mountain, is discussed o ... read more
Peak 7544Bitteroot Mountains7,544 ft2016This peak is not in the book.
Peak 7544 sits northwest of Twin Lakes near the Idaho Coun ... read more
Peak 7535 (Trout Peak)Selkirk Mountains7,535 ftThis peak is not in the book.
Peak 7535 is located southeast of read more
Pyramid Peak 7355Selkirk Mountains7,355 ftClimbing information for this peak is found on page 38.
This Pyramid Peak is the norther ... read more
Gunsight PeakSelkirk Mountains7,352 ftClimbing information for this peak is found on pages 44-44.
Check out the book for techn ... read more
Mount RoothaanSelkirk Mountains7,326 ft9061984Climbing information for this peak is found on page 43.
Mount Roothaan sits just south o ... read more
Harrison PeakSelkirk Mountains7,292 ftThis peak is found on pages 38-39 of the book. The following route description and pho ... read more
Lions HeadSelkirk Mountains7,289 ftThis peak is found on page 38.
I have not climbed this peak. The route information contain ... read more
Long Mountain (Peak 7265)Selkirk Mountains7,265 ftClimbing information for this peak is found on page 37.
Long Mountain is an attractive p ... 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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Silver Dollar PeakSelkirk Mountains7,181 ftClimbing information for this peak is found on pages 39-40
Silver Dollar Peak is an impr ... read more
Pot MountainNorthern Clearwater Mountains7,139 ftPot Mountain is found on page 63.
Pot Mountain is the highest point on the Pot Mountain ... read more
Chimney RockSelkirk Mountains7,124 ft1984Climbing information for this peak is found on pages 40 to 43.
Chimney Rock is one of Id ... 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
Myrtle PeakSelkirk Mountains7,122 ftThis peak is found on page 38.
Myrtle Peak is one of the easier Selkirk Peaks to climb a ... 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
Hunt PeakSelkirk Mountains7,058 ftClimbing information for this peak is found on page 45.
Hunt Peak is located in the Selk ... read more
Scotchman PeakCabinet Mountains7,009 ft46691984This peak is found on page 53. A P2K summit.
The fifth most prominent peak in Idaho with ... 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
Peak 6927Bitteroot Mountains6,927 ft

This peak is not in the book.


This peak sits direct ... 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
Granite PeakBitteroot Mountains6,815 ftThis Bitterroot peak is discussed on page 84.
Here are improved directions to the peak's t ... 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
Mount Pend OreilleCabinet Mountains6,755 ft1984This peak is found on page 52.
This peak offers a great view point after a short hike fr ... read more
Joe PeakSelkirk Mountains6,748 ftThis peak is not in the book.
This peak sits just west of Hidden Lake which sits between ... 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
Lookout Mountain 6727Selkirk Mountains6,727 ftThis peak is not in the book.
There are Seven Lookout Mountains in Idaho as well as four ... read more
Clifty MountainCabinet Mountains6,705 ft2165Clifty Mountain is found on page 51. A P2K summit.
This peak, which has 2,165 feet of pr ... 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
Blue MountainSelkirk Mountains6,662 ftThis peak is not in the book.
Blue Mountain is located in the Priest Lake State Forest a ... read more
Peak 6632Cabinet Mountains6,632 ft1984This peak is not listed in the book. It sits between Mount Pend Oreille and Lunch Peak.
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Peak 6540Bitteroot Mountains6,540 ft8402016This peak is not in the book.
Peak 6540 is located on the Idaho-Montana border in the Bi ... read more
Shorty PeakSelkirk Mountains6,515 ftShorty Peak is listed at 6,515 feet and is capped by a classic fire look out which is reached via a 2.5 mile h ... 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
Sunset PeakCoeur d'Alene Mountains6,424 ftThis peak is not in the book.
Climb this peak in conjunction with a climb of Pony Peak v ... read more
Lunch PeakCabinet Mountains6,414 ft1984This peak is found on page 52.
Lunch Peak is reached by road. You can drive to the top b ... 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
Latour PeakSaint Joe Mountains6,408 ft2028This p2k  peak, the highest summit in the Saint Joe Mountains and Kootenia County is found on page 57.read more
Packsaddle MountainBitteroot Mountains6,402 ft1984This peak is discussed on page 82.
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Goat MountainCabinet Mountains6,390 ft1984This peak is found on page 53.
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Grandmother MountainNorthern Clearwater Mountains6,369 ft1983This peak is found on page 60.
Hike this peak and read more
Peak 6357Cabinet Mountains6,357 ftThis peak is not in the book.
This peak sits south of read more
Trestle PeakCabinet Mountains6,320 ft1984This peak is discussed on page 52.
Trestle Peak is the northern anchor of a ridge line t ... 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
Red TopSelkirk Mountains6,265 ftThis peak is not in the book.
Red Top is reached by a trail. You will find remnants of a ... read more
Reeds BaldySaint Joe Mountains6,153 ft1984This peak is found on pages 57 to 58.
Reeds Baldy is a big dirigible-shaped peak located ... read more
Pearson PeakSaint Joe Mountains6,136 ftThis peak is not in the book. It is located north of Reeds Baldy.
Follow the trial north ... read more
Queen MountainCabinet Mountains6,112 ft3252Climbing information for Queen Mountain, a p2k summit, is found on page 50.
Queen Mounta ... read more
Saint Joe BaldySaint Joe Mountains5,825 ft1984This peak is found on page 58.
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Peak 5684Bitteroot Mountains5,684 ft2016This peak is not in the book.
Peak 5684 is located on the Idaho-Montana border in the Bi ... read more
South Chilco MountainCoeur d'Alene Mountains5,661 ftThis peak is found on page 56 where it is listed along with Chilco Mountain.
Since the b ... read more
Lemonade PeakSaint Joe Mountains5,651 ft1984 This peak is discussed on page 58.
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Arid PeakSaint Joe Mountains5,356 ftThis peak is not in the book.
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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
Blacktail MountainCoeur d'Alene Mountains4,960 ftThis peak is not in the book.
Blacktail Mountain is located on the west side of Lake Pen ... 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
Mount Coeur d’AleneSaint Joe Mountains4,439 ft1339This peak is not in the book.
Mount Coeur d'Alene is located approximately 9 miles sout ... read more
Lakeview MountainSelkirk Mountains4,074 ftThis peak is not found in the book.
  The Panhandle National Forest maintains a we ... 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
Bitterroot MountainsBitteroot Mountains0 ftThe Bitterroot Mountains are covered in the book from page 82 through page 94. Please check those pages fo ... read more
CABINET MOUNTAINSCabinet Mountains0 ftThe Cabinet Mountains share many similarities with the Purcell and Selkirk Mountains. The range's foundation i ... read more
PURCELL MOUNTAINSPurcell Mountains0 ftThe Purcell Mountains, a Canadian range which extends south across the border into Idaho and Montana, is situa ... read more
SAINT JOE MOUNTAINSSaint Joe Mountains0 ftThe Saint Joe Mountains form a high ridge line that runs 45 miles east to west between the Saint Joe and the C ... read more
SELKIRK MOUNTAINSSelkirk Mountains0 ftThe Selkirk mountains begin on Mica Peak west of Coeur d'Alene, Idaho and extend north, paralleling the Idaho/ ... 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
COEUR d’ALENE MOUNTAINSCoeur d'Alene Mountains0 ftThe Coeur d'Alene range is a triangular group of mountains stretching from Lake Pend Oreille in the north to L ... 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
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
Shoshone RangeBitteroot Mountains0 ftThe Shoshone Range is a small subrange which is tucked into the west side of the Bitterroot Mountains northeas ... 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