Elevation: 10,880 ft
This rugged point, which is the lower summit of Howard Peak, is not in the book since no one had reported climbing it last century. Since 2000 a number of fine routes have heen climbed on the peak.
Clearly, this remote point on Howard Peak in the Pioneer Mountains is worth a visit because of the technical challenges it offers. Pat Mcgrane’s Wildhorse Classics Guide is the ultimate guide to technical routes on this peak. John Platt’s trip report will also give you some insight into this complicated summit.
Climber Trip Reports