Peak 8358

Elevation: 8,358 ft
Prominence: 538

This peak is not in the book.


This unnamed and remote summit is located east of Banner Summit. Swamp Creek flows along the peak’s west and north slopes and Trap Creek is to the south. USGS Banner Summit

Access

The closest access is either from ID-21 near Banner Summit and the signed Bench Creek Trailhead, FST-024 or via the Swamp Creek Trail, FST-026 which is accessed from ID-21 and FS-195. The first option will involve crossing a pass and dropping down into Trap Creek and then following FST-026 north. The second, will take you due south to the pass on the west side of the peak.

Route

There are no reported ascents of this peak. The suggested (not verified) route follows the Forest Service Trails listed above to the pass on the peak’s west side. From the pass climb east to the summit ridge and then follow the summit ridge north to the summit.

Climber Trip Reports

Mountain Range: Sawtooth Range

Longitude: -115.15669   Latitude: 44.31339

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