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Middle Peak Rock Climbing 

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The highest of the Gunsight peaks, the notch between the middle and north peaks forms the namesake "V" slot. The rock is white granite, some of the best in the cascades. Major faces exist on the East (Blue Glacier) and West (Chickamin Glacier) sides.

Getting There 

Distinctly Alpine

Climbing Season

For the North Cascades area.

Weather station 12.3 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Middle Peak

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Middle Peak:
East Face   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Trad, Alpine, 7 pitches, 600'   
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Featured Route For Middle Peak
Rock Climbing Photo: The East Face of the Middle Gunsight, as viewed fr...

East Face 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b  WA : Northwest Region : ... : Middle Peak
This route follows a hidden line, which unfolds piece by piece with amazing climbing and perfectly clean rock. Usually done in 6-7 pitches. After a short warmup section, the climbing is in the 5.90-5.10+ range the whole time....[more]   Browse More Classics in WA

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