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Goat Peak  

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Elevation: 7,159'
Location: 44.6513, -121.81887 View Map  Incorrect?
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BETA PHOTO: Goat Peak as seen from the South ridge of Mt. Jeff...

Permit required to enter Pamelia Lake area.


Located on the south ridge of Mt. Jefferson. A good peak to summit while on Jeffersons south ridge.
More info can be found in the book, "75 scrambles in Oregon" Barbara Bond, Mountaineers Books.
If done on its own, allow 10 hours. 16.2 miles rt. 4745' elevation gain.

Getting There 

Same as Mt. Jefferson. Route 126 through Detroit, turn left onto Pamelia Lake road. Entry permit required for Pamelia Lake.

From the Pamelia Lake th., follow the good signed trail to the PCT. Turn right on the PCT and hike another
2.5+/- miles to Mud Lake. Several small lakes here. Leave the PCT and hike cross-country in a northerly direction to the saddle, between Goat Peak and Mount Jefferson. Goat Peak is on your right.

Climbing Season

For the Oregon Volcanoes area.

Weather station 7.4 miles from here

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Goat Peak as seen from the off trail approach.

Goat Peak scramble route 3rd 1- 1 I 1 M 1a  OR : Oregon Volcanoes : Goat Peak
The crux is the approach. Approach same as you would if approaching the South ridge of Jefferson....[more]   Browse More Classics in OR

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