Three Fingered Jack

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This peak is about 6 miles north of Santiam Pass in Central Oregon. The rock is poor on all sides and the south ridge route is the only recommended route.

Elevation (feet): 7,841
Elevation (meters): 2,390
Continent: North America
Country: United States
Range/Region: Cascade Range
State: Oregon
Latitude: 44.479054
Longitude: -121.8431
Difficulty: Technical Climb
Best months for climbing: Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct
Year first climbed: 1923
First successful climber(s): Ervin McNeal, Armin Furrer, Phil Philbrook, Elmer Johnson, Leo Harryman, Ernest Putnam
Nearest major airport: Portland
Convenient Center: Bend

Thanks to Stefan Feller for adding this peak.

Trip Reports

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

There are 3 trip reports for Three Fingered Jack.

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  • Log #11887 - by Maikey Lopera on June 11, 2004
    Nice climb, exposed on some sections. Summit views are beatiful.
  • Log #11888 - by Arnold Wagner on Oct 10, 2003
    This was interesting. Final summit pitch was fun and interesting. Great weather.
  • Log #11889 - by Stefan Feller on Sep 29, 1999
    Hike the Pacific Crest Trail north from Santiam Pass in Oregon for about 2 hours. There will be an obvious cairn right next to the trail where two trails split. Take the right trail. Follow this...