Peak 8894

Elevation: 8,894 ft
Prominence: 514

Peak 8894 viewed from Little Baldy.

This peak is not in the book. Updated August 2019


Peak 8894 is the westernmost summit on a ridge system that divides Little Pistol Creek and Forty-Four Creek. This ridge system has 5 ranked summits with Chinook Mountain as the highest point. Between Peak 8894 and Chinook Mountain Mountain are Peak 8854 and Peak 8722. Use the link below to read John Platt’s trip report which covers this impressive ridge traverse. USGS Pistol Lake

Peak 8894 viewed from Little Baldy.

Peak 8894 as viewed from Little Baldy.

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. Scramble to the top from the trail.

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

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

 

Additional Resources

Mountain Range: Central Salmon River Mountains

Longitude: -115.38369   Latitude: 44.70029

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