Peak 8213 (Yockwah Peak)

Elevation: 8,213 ft
Prominence: 334

Yockwah Peak. John Platt Photo

This peak is not in the book. Updated January 2020


Yockwah Peak is located just west of Box Lake. USGS Box Lake

Yockwah Peak. John Platt Photo

Yockwah Peak. John Platt Photo

Access

Box Lake Trail [(B)(3)(a) on Page 136]

Southeast Ridge, Class 2

The trail to the lake gets you to within striking distance of the summit. Leave the trail at approximately 7,100 feet and climb northwest, aiming for a point between Point 8113 and the 7,896-foot saddle south of the point. Traverse to the saddle between Point 8113 and Peak 8213. Follow the peak’s Southeast Ridge to the summit. Use the link below to read John Platt’s trip report.

John Platt’s GPS track. This route covered 7.5 miles with 2,700 feet of gain round trip.

John Platt’s GPS track. Round-trip stats: 7.5 miles with 2,700 feet of elevation gain.

 

Additional Resources

Mountain Range: Western Salmon River Mountains

Longitude: -115.99219   Latitude: 45.01569

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