Peak 8615

Elevation: 8,615 ft
Prominence: 355

Peak 8615 viewed from Peak 8608.

This peak is not in the book. In 2018 John Platt lead a group across the ridge. Read his trip report at this link: Profile Loop 2018. The next peak along the ridge is Peak 8615. Published June 2018


Peak 8615 is located about a mile west of Profile Peak on the Profile Gap/Parks Peak Ridge.

Peak 8615 viewed from Peak 8608.

Peak 8615 viewed from Peak 8608.

Access

Profile Gap is on the Big Creek Road, FS-340. [(B)(3.2) Page 137] Use the Profile Peak page to reach the start of the traverse.

Profile Peak/Peak 8615 Tracerse, Class 2

The easiest way to reach this peak is a tracerse from Profile Peak. Of course, getting to Profile Peak is not easy. Everything is relative in the mountains. The traverse between the two peaks is a ridge walk and there are sections of old trail in places.

The three unnamed peaks located between Profile Peak and Parks Peak all have thier own personality.

The three unnamed peaks located between Profile Peak and Parks Peak all have thier own personality.

USGS Profile Gap

Climber Trip Reports

Mountain Range: Central Salmon River Mountains

Year Climbed: 2018

Longitude: -115.49001   Latitude: 45.06509

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