Peak 8894

Elevation: 8,894 ft
Prominence: 514

This peak is not in the book. Published October 2018


Peak 8894 is the westernmost summit 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 Mountain are Peak 8854 and Peak 8722. Use the link below to read John Platt’s trip report (linked below) which covers this impressive traverse.

Access

(C)(1.3.2)(a) on page 139.

(C)(1.4)(a) on page 140.

Chinook Ridge, Class 2

FST-216 passes just under the summit as it wraps around the peak. Scrambled to the top from the trail.

John Platt’s GPS track of the traverse to Chinook Mountain.

John Platt’s GPS track of the traverse to Chinook Mountain.

USGS Pistol Lake

Climber Trip Reports

Mountain Range: Central Salmon River Mountains

Longitude: -115.38369   Latitude: 44.70029

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