Mount Ross

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Mount Ross is located in North Cascades National Park immediately north of the company town of Newhalem. It's situated southwest of Davis Peak, between Goodell Creek and Gorge Creek, also north of the Skagit River, and south of the Picket Range . Despite its close proximity to the North Cascades Highway, it's Infrequently climbed due to difficult approaches. Mount Ross, like Ross Lake and Ross Dam, was named for James D. Ross, the superintendent of Seattle City Light, which built the hydroelectric dams on the Skagit River. 

Prominence: 452 feet.  

Elevation (feet): 6,052
Elevation (meters): 1,845
Continent: North America
Country: United States
Range/Region: Cascade Range
State: Washington
Latitude: 48.709258
Longitude: -121.244946
Difficulty: Scramble
Best months for climbing: Jul, Aug, Sep
Year first climbed: 8/17/1969
First successful climber(s): Jack Roper, Jan Bergerson, Maurine Roper
Nearest major airport: Seattle-Tacoma
Convenient Center: Marblemount

Thanks to theyogiclimber for adding this peak.

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