Peak 8501

Elevation: 8,501 ft
Prominence: 281

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This peak is not in the book. Published July 2022


This peak is located south of Harrington Peak. It’s long summit ridge offers a tree free platform to review the surrounding terrain. USGS Harrington Peak

Peak 8501.

 

Access

The standard route for climbing Harrington Peak is via the Left Fork Georgetown Canyon Road. From Georgetown, Idaho at the LDS church drive east on the paved Narrowtown/Stringtown Road. Follow this road for 2.3 miles. Turn left on the Left Fork Georgetown Canyon Road. Follow this road for 5.7 miles. Turn left onto FSR-238, Harrington Peak Road. Follow this road north for 3.8 miles to the pass separating Peak 8501 and Harrington Peak. Park at this point.

North Ridge, Class 2

The summit is roughly 0.7 miles south of the pass. The terrain is mostly covered by sagebrush and wildflowers and is easily traversed. The elevation gain is a bit less than 300 feet.

We rode our mountain bikes from the campground to the pass and then hiked Harrington Peak and Peak 8501 from the pass.

Additional Resources

Mountain Range: Peale Mountains

Year Climbed: 2022

Longitude: -111.34289   Latitude: 42.56749

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