Unicorn Peak

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Unicorn Peak is the biggest and highest of the Tatoosh Range peaks on the south flank of Mt Rainier. Located at the eastern end of this small range, Unicorn Peak can be approached from the Snow Lake Trail or can be approached from the west as part of the Tatoosh Traverse. Unicorn Peak is aptly named for the summit spire on the north side that resembles a unicorn's horn. Much of the one day climb is on snowfields or talus slopes, but the summit spire requires class 5 rock climbing.

Refer to Selected Climbs in the Cascades by Jim Nelson and Peter Potterfield for climbing route information.

Elevation (feet): 6,971
Elevation (meters): 2,125
Continent: North America
Country: United States
Range/Region: Cascade Range
State: Washington
Latitude: 46.745213
Longitude: -121.700964
Difficulty: Technical Climb
Best months for climbing: May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep
Nearest major airport: Seattle-Tacoma
Convenient Center: Ashford

Thanks to theyogiclimber for adding this peak.

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