Peak 10715 (Mount Inspiration)

Elevation: 10,715 ft
Prominence: 1,239

Climbing and access information for this peak is on Page 305 of the book.


Mount Inspiration is located on the main Lemhi crest south of Trail Peak. The name was suggested by Rick Baugher who made the first recorded ascent. The ridge between Inspiration and Prescott Peak/Mount Perspiration is passable. The most efficient route from the east is to follow this Class 3 connecting ridge. As detailed in the book, Rick Baugher climbed the peak from the west. Use the links below to read about climbing these routes. USGS Big Windy Peak

Mount Inspiration. John Platt Photo

Mount Inspiration. John Platt photo.

John Platt's GPS track for Mounts Prescott and Inspiration.

John Platt’s GPS track for Prescott Peak and Mount Inspiration.

Mount Inspiration from the Little Lost River Valley.

Mount Inspiration as viewed from the Little Lost River Valley.

Mountain Range: Lemhi Range

Longitude: -113.25289   Latitude: 44.31049

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