Lexington Tower

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Lexington Tower is the southerly of the two smaller summits between Liberty Bell Mountain and the Early Winters Spires in the Liberty Bell Group just south of Washington Pass on the North Cascades Highway. The easiest route is the North Face at 5.7. This leads to a notch between two high points. The eastern point is the summit.

See also - Liberty Bell Mountain, Concord Tower, and North & South Early Winters Spires

Elevation (feet): 7,560
Elevation (meters): 2,304
Continent: North America
Country: United States
Range/Region: Cascade Range
State: Washington
Latitude: 48.5142
Longitude: -120.657
Difficulty: Technical Climb
Best months for climbing: May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep
Year first climbed: 1954
First successful climber(s): T. Kelley and D. McGowan
Nearest major airport: Seattle, WA
Convenient Center: Winthrop, WA

Thanks to Fred Spicker for adding this peak.

Trip Reports

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

There are 2 trip reports for Lexington Tower.

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  • Log #8780 - by Jere VanDomelen on Feb 03, 2000
    Lexington East Face route. Rated 5.9, grade III and worth every penny of it. Moderately hard to protect with unbelieveable exposure. We did it with a threatening storm and got dumped on within...
  • Log #8781 - by Fred Spicker on May 02, 1999
    Both climbs via the North Face. 1982 with Paul Bishop and 1996 with Monica and Tanya Spicker.