Elevation: 6,662 ft
This peak is not in the book. Published September 2018
Blue Mountain is located in the Priest Lake State Forest. It is one of four peaks that are accessible from the Schweitzer Mountain Ski Resort. The other three peaks all have greater than 300 feet of prominence but no official names. Schweitzer Basin Peak is reached by trail from the resort’s lodge village. USGS Mount Casey
Use the Schweitzer Basin Peak page for access information for that peak’s summit.
South Ridge Traverse, Class 1
From the summit of Schweitzer Basin Peak, follow the ridgeline north to Blue Mountain.
Alternative Route Information
Use the link below to the Hike North Idaho website for a trip report that will get you to Blue Mountain. With a map, you can follow the ridge north and south to the unnamed peaks.
Regions: NORTHERN IDAHO->Selkirk Mountains
Mountain Range: Selkirk Mountains
Longitude: -116.64729 Latitude: 48.40069