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 led 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. USGS Profile Gap

Peak 8615 viewed from Peak 8608.

Peak 8615 as viewed from Peak 8608.

Access

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

Profile Peak/Peak 8615 Traverse, Class 2

The easiest way to reach this peak is via a traverse 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 3 unnamed peaks located between Profile Peak and Parks Peak all have their own personalities.

 

Additional Resources

Mountain Range: Central Salmon River Mountains

Year Climbed: 2018

Longitude: -115.49001   Latitude: 45.06509

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