Diamond Peak

Diamond Peak is an extinct/dormant shield volcano roughly 50 miles south of the Three Sisters in Oregon's central Cascades. The trek to the summit is long but doesn't require much technical skill in the late summer/early fall.

Elevation (feet): 8,744
Elevation (meters): 2,665
Continent: North America
Country: United States
Range/Region: Cascade Range
State: Oregon
Latitude: 43.520765
Longitude: -122.149558
Difficulty: Walk up
Best months for climbing: Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct
Nearest major airport: Eugene, OR
Convenient Center: Oakridge, OR

Trip Reports

NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name

There are 2 trip reports for Diamond Peak.

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  • Log #18801 - by John J. Naleway on Aug 15, 2005
    We started on the Pacific Crest Trail, that skirts near the SW corner of Summit Lake. The route up to the South Ridge off of the PCT was not very well marked. Once on top, the trail is fairly easy to...
  • Log #17785 - by Matt and Eden on Aug 30, 2004
    Third time I have climbed this beautiful peak. First mountain my daugher (6) has climbed. The ridge on the top was so much fun for her. I love the south false peak.