Elevation: 8,854 ft
This peak is not in the book. Published October 2018
Peak 8854 is located northwest of Peak 8894 on a ridge system that divides Little Pistol Creek and Forty-Four Creek. This ridge system contains five ranked summits with Chinook Mountain as the highest point. Between this peak and Chinook Mountain you will find Peak 8722. Use the link below to read John Platt’s trip report (linked below) which covers this impressive traverse.
(C)(1.3.2)(a) on page 139.
(C)(1.4)(a) on page 140.
Chinook Ridge, Class 2
FST-216 passes just south of this peak’s summit as it crosses the mountain’s southern slopes. Scrambled to the top from the trail.
USGS Chinook Mountain