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Picket Range Rock Climbing 

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The Picket Range is a vertiginous cluster of jagged alpine peaks in the North Cascades of Washington.

Getting There 

Southern approaches: Washington Highway 20 (between Newhalem and Ross Lake)
Northern approaches: Washington Highway 542

Climbing Season

For the North Cascades area.

Weather station 8.1 miles from here

3 Total Climbing Routes

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Classic Climbing Routes in Picket Range

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Picket Range:
West Ridge   4th 1 2 I 2 M 1b PG13     Trad, Alpine, 2000'   Southern Pickets : West McMillan Spire
East Ridge   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, Alpine, 6 pitches, 800'   Southern Pickets : Inspiration Peak
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Rock Climbing Photo: East Ridge

East Ridge 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a  Washington : Northwest Region : ... : Inspiration Peak
Cross over the bergschrund, traverse a series of vegetated ledges, and then climb the ridge onto the east face. Climb a pitch of fist crack (crux) and traverse the spine to the summit....[more]   Browse More Classics in Washington

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