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Shuksan- North West

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White Salmon Glacier 

Shuksan- North West Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: Scott Perkins on Feb 16, 2012

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BETA PHOTO: North West aspects of Shuksan from Nooksack River....


The north/west side contains a number of routes including the Price Glacier, North Face, White Salmon.

Getting There 

Approach from Nooksack River or White Salmon Lodge

Climbing Season

For the North Cascades area.

Weather station 13.2 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in Shuksan- North West

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Shuksan- North West:
White Salmon Glacier        Alpine, 5500'   
North Face        Alpine, 5500'   
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Featured Route For Shuksan- North West
Rock Climbing Photo: Scotty descending the White Salmon Glacier route a...

White Salmon Glacier   WA : Northwest Region : ... : Shuksan- North West
A moderate glacier climb that is also a somewhat popular ski descent. The White Salmon is probably the most common descent route when climbing northside routes. From the foot of the White Salmon(or bivy sites up and right) ascend the glacier navigating around rock outcroppings and crevaces as necessary to a point at the base of Winnies Slide(6,800ft) ascend the 40-45 degree terrian up Winnies Slide for a few hundred feet until you able to cross onto the upper curtis Glacier. Additional bivy sit...[more]   Browse More Classics in WA

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