Elevation: 8,050 ft
GPS: 48.526, -120.703 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: Joe Manning on Aug 7, 2014
Admins: Scott Coldiron, Jon Nelson, Micah Klesick, Z Winters
Access Issue: Seasonal Raptor Closure at Newhalem Crags March 1st to mid-July Details

Description

Plainly visible to the West-Northwest of Highway 20 and about 2.5 miles as the crow flies West of Washington Pass, Cutthroat Peak is one of the many accessible granitic peaks in the region.

Getting There

Access depends on the route in question. The peak benefits from close proximity to the road.

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Classic Climbing Routes at Cutthroat Peak

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
WI4
 3
Cauthorn-Wilson
Trad, Ice, Alpine 7 pitches
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 13
West Ridge
Trad, Alpine 3 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
 12
North Ridge
Trad, Alpine 8 pitches
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
 60
South Buttress
Trad, Alpine 12 pitches
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Cauthorn-Wilson
 3
WI4 Trad, Ice, Alpine 7 pitches
West Ridge
 13
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad, Alpine 3 pitches
North Ridge
 12
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, Alpine 8 pitches
South Buttress
 60
5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c Trad, Alpine 12 pitches
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