Elevation: 10,085 ft
GPS: 44.149, -121.784 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: Bruce Lacroix on Aug 28, 2013
Admins: Nate Ball, Micah Klesick
Today
28°F - 24°F -2°C - -4°C
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33°F - 26°F 1°C - -3°C
Sun
38°F - 31°F 3°C - -1°C
Memorial Day
39°F - 33°F 4°C - 1°C
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43°F - 32°F 6°C - 0°C
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Thu
46°F - 33°F 8°C - 1°C

Description

The fourth tallest peak in Oregon. There are at least eleven routes on North Sister.

The rock is volcanic detritus.

Northwest Forest pass required at trailheads.

Getting There

From Interstate 5 in Salem, drive route 22 east, toward the town of Sisters and Bend.

For West side routes, use the Mckenzie Pass Highway. From West Cascades scenic
byway (126), turn onto Mckenzie Pass Hwy, after 15 miles turn right for the signed Obsidian
trailhead.

From Interstate 5 in Eugene, drive route 126 east toward Bend.

Northwest Forest Pass required to park at trailhead.

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Classic Climbing Routes at North Sister

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
4th 1 2 I 2 M 1b Steep Snow
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South Ridge
Snow, Alpine
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
South Ridge
 10
4th 1 2 I 2 M 1b Steep Snow Snow, Alpine
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