Sherpa Peak

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Sherpa Peak is the first summit east of Mount Stuart. The sharp granitic peak has a very distinctive balanced rock just southeast of the summit. (Sherpa Rock - first ascent by Dave Mahre, Bill Prater, and Gene Prater in 1955)

Elevation (feet): 8,605
Elevation (meters): 2,623
Continent: North America
Country: United States
Range/Region: Cascade Range
State: Washington
Latitude: 47.471822
Longitude: -120.888705
Difficulty: Scramble
Best months for climbing: Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep
Year first climbed: 1955
First successful climber(s): Dave Mahre, Bill Prater, and Gene Prater
Nearest major airport: Seattle, WA
Convenient Center: Leavenworth, WA

Thanks to Fred Spicker for adding this peak.

Trip Reports

There is one trip report for Sherpa Peak.

  • Log #10034 - by Fred Spicker on June 14, 19993.00 stars
    Ascent via the West Ridge - a very nice climb.