South Raker

Elevation: 9,620 ft
Prominence: 160

Climbing and access information for this peak is on Page 204 of the book. Please note that the book’s elevation is inaccurate.


South Raker is not as difficult to climb as North Raker but, nonetheless, is a mighty prize always waiting in its magnificent isolation for a dedicated climber. USGS Mount Everly

Ray Brooks Access Article.

The south Raker. Ray Brooks Photo

South Raker. Ray Brooks Photo

North side of North Raker 9,970' on right, what everyone but the USGS map calls the South Raker 9,836' at left.. The USGS map shows a 9558' bump a 1/4 mile away as the South Raker. Ray Brooks Photo

The North Side of North Raker (right), what everyone but the USGS map calls South Raker (left). The USGS map shows a 9,558-foot bump  1/4 mile away as South Raker. Ray Brooks Photo

 

Additional Resources

Mountain Range: Sawtooth Range

First Ascent Information:

  • First Ascent Year: 1934
  • Season: Summer
  • Route: Climbed from the saddle between the North and South Rakers.
  • Party: Robert and Merriam Underhill.

Longitude: -115.10201   Latitude: 43.98739

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