Elevation: 2,850 ft
GPS: 49.0299, -121.56203
Google Map · Climbing Area Map
Page Views: 104,999 total · 675/month
Shared By: Ken Trout on Dec 20, 2010
Admins: Mark Roberts, Mauricio Herrera Cuadra, Kate Lynn, Braden Batsford

Description

The Western Chilliwack Range includes Slesse Mountain: "..the most spectacular isolated peak in the Cascades." (Fred Beckey, Challenge of the North Cascades, 1969.

Other worthy alpine summits on the BC side of the Western Chilliwacks are Canadian Border Peak (7,516ft,2,291m), Mt Lindeman (7,578ft, 2,310m) , Mt Rexford (7,641ft,2,329m), Illusion Peaks (6,900ft, 2,103m).

On the American side, the higher and glacier pocketed peaks are American Border Peak (7,994ft, 2,436m), Mount Larrabee (7,861ft, 2,396m), and at the eastern extreme of the range, Middle Peak (7,464ft,2,275m).

51 Total Climbs

Route Finder - Best Climbs for YOU!

Location: Western Chilliwack Range Change
Type:  to 
Quality:
Pitches:
Sort by:   then:
 

Classic Climbing Routes at Western Chilliwack Range

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
 10
West Ridge
Trad, Alpine 3 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 4
North Pillar
Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 9
Ensawkwatch Enchainment (D)
Trad, Alpine 4 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 5
South Spire - North Ridge (AD-)
Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 3
East Ridge
Trad, Alpine 12 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 9
Crack Of Noon Club
Trad, Alpine 10 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 3
Labour Day Buttress of Labour Da…
Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 13
North Spire - SW Ridge
Trad, Alpine 7 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
 77
Northeast Buttress
Trad, Alpine 24 pitches
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a PG13
 3
North Rib (Kiesel/Lowe)
Trad, Alpine 27 pitches
5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b
 5
Lazy Lunch Packers
Trad, Alpine 4 pitches
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
 13
Dairyland
Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
West Ridge Mt Rexford
 10
5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a Trad, Alpine 3 pitches
North Pillar Mt Slesse
 4
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
Ensawkwatch Enchainment (D) Nesakwatch Spires
 9
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, Alpine 4 pitches
South Spire - North Ridge (… Nesakwatch Spires
 5
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
East Ridge Mt Rexford
 3
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, Alpine 12 pitches
Crack Of Noon Club Mt Slesse
 9
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, Alpine 10 pitches
Labour Day Buttress of Labo… Mt Slesse
 3
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
North Spire - SW Ridge Nesakwatch Spires
 13
5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, Alpine 7 pitches
Northeast Buttress Mt Slesse
 77
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a Trad, Alpine 24 pitches
North Rib (Kiesel/Lowe) Mt Slesse
 3
5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a PG13 Trad, Alpine 27 pitches
Lazy Lunch Packers Nesakwatch Spires
 5
5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b Trad, Alpine 4 pitches
Dairyland Nesakwatch Spires
 13
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
More Classic Climbs in Western Chilliwack Range »

Weather Averages

High
 
Low
 
Precip
 
Days w Precip
 
Prime Climbing Season
J F M A M J J A S O N D
J F M A M J J A S O N D

Photos

0 Comments