Gunsight Peak

Elevation: 9,527 ft
Prominence: 627

Climbing and access information for this peak is on Page 151 of the book. Eric Stewart provided the route update, including a map and photos from his 2019 climb which are set out below. Updated August 2019


This peak has eluded me. Those who have climbed report that it is a long, rewarding hike. USGS Ross Peak

See John Platt’s trip report linked below.

Gunsight Peak. John Platt Photo

Gunsight Peak. John Platt Photo

Gunsight Peak from Newman Peak.

Gunsight Peak as viewed from Newman Peak.


2019 Climb by Eric Stewart, Class 3

Eric’s routes up and down the peak from Willow Creek.

Eric’s routes up and down Gunsight Peak from Willow Creek.

Eric Stewart Photo

Eric Stewart Photo

Looking toward the Sawtooths from Gunsight. Eric Stewart Photo

Looking toward the Sawtooth Range from Gunsight Peak. Eric Stewart Photo

The view toward Trinity Mountain from Gunsight. Eric Stewart Photo

The view toward Trinity Mountain from Gunsight Peak. Eric Stewart Photo

Two Point Peak from the summit of Gunsight. Eric Stewart Photo

Two Point Mountain as viewed from the summit of Gunsight Peak. Eric Stewart Photo

Eric Stewart Photo

Eric Stewart Photo

Eric Stewart Photo

Eric Stewart Photo

Additional Resources

Mountain Range: Boise Mountains

Longitude: -115.07181   Latitude: 43.69781

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