Elevation: 8,860 ft
Climbing and access information for this peak is found on page 120. In 2018 John Platt lead a group across the ridge. Read his trip report at this link: Profile Loop 2018. The next peak along the ridge is Wilson Peak. Updated June 2018
This peak is located just east of Profile Gap. It is the first of seven peaks between Profile Gap and Parks Peak to the west. The really ambitious can follow the connecting ridge to Parks Peak. The next peak along the way is Wilson Peak.
Profile Gap is on the Big Creek Road, FS-340. [(B)(3.2) Page 137]
West Ridge, Class 2
Park on Profile Gap. Walk south back down the Big Creek Road to a junction with an old mining road road that runs due south. Follow the road past a collapsed cabin. At the 7,800 foot contour start ascending southwest toward the top of the west ridge aiming to reach the ridge top at roughly 8,500 feet. Continue up the ridge to the summit. It is a little over a mile with 1,200 feet of elevation gain to the top. See the GPS track below.