Elevation: 6,100 ft
This peak is not in the book.
Gallagher Peak is located in the southwest corner of the Salmon River Mountains just north of the South Fork Payette River. John Platt provided the information for this peak and states: “Hidden in a seldom-visited area, Gallagher Peak becomes an instant favorite.” John’s trip report is linked below.
John climbed the peak by following the Little Gallagher Creek drainage northeast to the peak’s southeast ridge and then ascending the ridge to the summit. His round trip stats: 6.8 miles, with 2,991 feet of elevation gain. Class 2.
USGS Grimes Pass