Vega Tower

Elevation (feet): 5,480
Elevation (meters): 1,670
Continent: North America
Country: United States
Range/Region: Cascade Range
State: Washington
Latitude: 48.006696
Longitude: -121.490174
Difficulty: Technical Climb
Best months for climbing: Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct
Year first climbed: 9/4/1962
First successful climber(s): Anthony Hovey, Klindt Vielbig, Paul Williams
Nearest major airport: Seattle-Tacoma
Convenient Center: Granite Falls

Thanks to theyogiclimber for adding this peak.

Vega Tower is a rock thumb located in the Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest a couple miles south of the Mountain Loop Highway. It is situated about 1/4 mile north of Morning Star Peak on Morning Star's north spur.

Refer to Fred Beckey's "Cascade Alpine Guide", Volume 2, for climbing route information.

Thanks to theyogiclimber for this description.


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