Elevation: 10,924 ft
Climbing and access information for this peak is found on page 284. The book focuses on this big mountain’s highest point. In fact, there are two summits with prominence. See North Massacre Mountain. Updated September 2018
While not in the highest elevation catagory of Lost River peaks, Massacre is on of the best and hardest hikes in the state. The peak has a long summit ridge that encompasses this, the highest point and North Massacre Peak, both of which are prized goals form Lost River climbers. The routes in the book begins along the Long Lost Creek Road which provides the shortest access. To hike the entire ridge use the Buck Springs Road (incorrectly identified as Burnt Creek Road in the book) [(A)(6.2) pages 290-291]. The route from Buck Springs is long and leads over North Massacre Mountain but the route is Class 2 for the entire distance.