Elevation: 8,620 ft
This peak is not in the book. Published October 2018
This peak is one of six peaks on the impressive east-west ridge line which parallels Lick Creek and the Lick Creek Road. Hum #4 is located between Hum #3 and Hum #5. John Platt and John Fadgen made the first ascent in September 2018.
Access this peak from the Lick Creek Road. (B)(3) FH-48 Yellow Pine/Lick Creek Road, page 136. Park at roughly 5,300 feet. See the GPS track below.
West Ridge, Class 3
See the map below for the Platt Fadgen Route and read Joh’s trip report for additional details. Getting to the Hum #3 Hum #4 saddle is likely the crux of the climb. There route coverd 4.3 miles and gained nearly 3,500 feet.
Mountain Range: Western Salmon River Mountains
First Ascent Information:
- First Ascent Year: 2018
- Season: Summer
- Route: West Ridge
- Party: John Platt and John Fadgen
Longitude: -115.86469 Latitude: 45.07659