Peak 7155 (Heydlauff Peak)

Elevation: 7,155 ft
Prominence: 695

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This peak is not in the book. Published June 2021

This peak is located southeast of the abandoned Sublett GS. The name Heydlauff Peak was properly by Rick Baugher to honor John Heydlauff an early settler in the Rockland Valley. Rick’s trip report linked below provides the history behind the name. USGS Sublett Troughs

The view from the summit.


There is good primary road access to this peak from both the east or west. Google Maps will provide you with good directions to most points in Sawtooth National Forest portion of the Sublett Range.

From the east and ID-37 take the Hartley Canyon Road, FSR-578 west to Hartley Pass. From the west access Hartley Pass from the North Heglar Canyon/South Summit Canyon Road, FSR-565. This Road is the primary north/south route through the Sublett Range. Both ends of the road are accessed from I-84. To reach it from the north leave the freeway at Exit 228. Head east on East Yale Road for 8.7 miles and then turn onto the North Helgar Canyon Road. This road becomes FSR-565 when it reaches the National Forest Boundary. The southern approach leaves I-84 at Exit 245. From the freeway turn east and follow the road east/southeast into the mountains for 11.0 miles to Sublett Reservoir. This road becomes FSR-565 when it reaches the National Forest Boundary.

Which ever way you go on FSR-565 follow it to the site of the abandoned  Sublett GS. Turn west at the GS onto FSR-582 and follow it for 3.7 miles to a saddle on the peak’s west slopes. Park here.

West Face, Class 2

Climb the steep motorcycle trail up the west face to the summit. This short climb encompasses 0.5 miles with 330 feet of elevation gain.

Mountain Range: Sublett Range

Year Climbed: 2021

Longitude: -112.92409   Latitude: 42.32901

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