Elevation: 8,737 ft
This peak is not in the book. Note that John Platt calls this peak Fitsum Peak in his trip report which is linked below. Published January 2020
This peak is located on the main Lick Creek Range crest south of North Fitsum Summit. USGS Fitsum Summit
East Fork Lake Fork Trailhead. [(B)(3)(b) page 136] Hike up the East Fork Lake Fork to the junction with the North Fitsum Summit Trail in 6.9 miles with 1,200 feet of gain. [(B)(3)(b.1) page 136] The North Fitsum Summit Trail no longer shows up on USFS topographic map. Nevertheless, the trail is signed and sort of there. (See John’s trip report for a brief description of the trail conditions in 2019.) The route to Mount Horrendous begins on North Fitsum Summit.
North Ridge, Class 3
Climb the ridge from North Fitsum Summit.