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Silver Star Mountain Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 8,876'
Location: 48.54845, -120.58637 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Nick Sweeney on May 24, 2016
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Description 

The largest mountain at Washington Pass. There is a commonly done glacier route that involves some 4th/low 5th scrambling to reach the summit, and other routes get done every few years or so. This is an impressive peak when viewed from the Liberty Bell group.

Getting There 

There are several approaches, but the most common approach to Burgandy Col starts at mile marker 166 on Highway 20, about 4 miles away from Washington Pass.

Climbing Season



Weather station 8.9 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

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Classic Climbing Routes in Silver Star Mountain

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Silver Star Mountain:
Silver Star Glacier   4th 1 2 I 2 M 1b Steep Snow     Trad, Snow, Alpine, 1200'   
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Featured Route For Silver Star Mountain
Rock Climbing Photo: Getting ready to rope up for the Silver Star Glaci...

Silver Star Glacier 4th 1 2 I 2 M 1b Steep Snow  Washington : Northwest Region : ... : Silver Star Mountain
This is a great route, and is reasonable to do in a day if you have a good fitness level. From Burgandy Col, drop down the steep snow onto the glacier and head East. Eventually, you will arrive at the rock that leads to the summit. Scramble up and be proud. To descend, reverse the route....[more]   Browse More Classics in Washington

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