Mount Adams Rock Climbing
Mt. Adams from Mt Rainier, fifty miles away. Photo...
This gorgeous volcano, at the north end of White Salmon Valley, is Washington's second highest peak.
It was known to the Native Americans as Klickitat.
The summit is easily reached by the "South Spur".
Approaches will be described with the route descriptions.
For more complete information refer to "CASCADE ALPINE GUIDE-Columbia River to Stevens Pass" by Fred Beckey.
Weather station 14.0 miles from here
5 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
Classic Climbing Routes in Mount Adams
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Mount Adams:
Featured Route For Mount Adams
South Spur WA
: Southwest Cascades
: Mount Adams
This is the easiest route on the mountain. It follows gentle snow/pumice slopes.From timberline on road N81, follow an old road into a basin which becomes a trail on the left skyline ridge.Follow this ridge to a flat area known as the "Lunch Counter". Climb up slopes due north to the false summit(11,700'). Cross the divide to the true summit....[more] Browse More Classics in WA
Mt. Adams-1975. Photo by Blitzo.
Mt Adams from Mt. St. Helens. 1974. Photo by Blitz...