Peak 6885

Elevation: 6,885 ft
Prominence: 545

Peak 6885 from the south.

This peak is not in the book. Published June 2019


This peak is located a little more than a mile west of the point where the Chimney Creek Road reaches the Sawtooth National Forest boundary in the southern Soldier Mountains. Chimney Benchmark is the closest named point. It is roughly 2.5 miles south of this peak. USGS Deer Mountain

Peak 6885 from the south.

Peak 6885 from the south.

Access

See the Southern Soldier Mountains Access page. From the top of Chimney Creek follow FS-007 east for roughly a mile, cross through a gate and continue to the right turn southeast of the peak. Follow this road down hill to the first junction. Follow this road, 4WD recommended, to the saddle just south of the peak. Park here.

South Ridge, Class 2

From the saddle climb the south ridge to the summit. It is 0.7 miles with 293 feet of gain round trip. The only obstacle along the way is thick sagebrush.

Climber Trip Reports

Mountain Range: Soldier Mountains

Year Climbed: 2019

Longitude: -115.06601   Latitude: 43.42389

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