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The Silver Horn Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 8,351'
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Submitted By: blakeherrington on Sep 16, 2008
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Description 

This peak is a sub-summit of Silver Star, east of the main summit. It's south face features clean white granite and many climbable features. Rarely climbed, it offers nice rock in a fun position, with no crowds or other signs of people so ubiquitous to Washington Pass. It forms a major obstacle and high point if climbing the complete East Ridge of Silver Star.

Getting There 

Hike up the Cedar Creek Trail for ~5 miles, and turn off and right below the recent forest fire burn. A rough trail follows the right side of the creek which drains the south side of the Silver Horn. Beautiful meadows for camping exist at 6,200'

Climbing Season

For the Silver Star and connected spires area.

Weather station 9.0 miles from here

2 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',2],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]


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Rock Climbing Photo: Topo and very distorted view of the South Face. A ...

Playing Not Spraying 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b  Washington : Northwest Region : ... : The Silver Horn
P1-4Beginning at the base of a large clean flake, layback up the wall and follow cracks/ramps/corners rightward into a long beautiful left-facing corner. Up finger cracks through occasionally scrappy rock, then step left out of the main corner, into a smaller and cleaner corner. Atop the big corner, traverse right, below a roof, and into a beautiful splitter crack, flakes, and delicate mantle to top-out. A few shorts bits of 5.10a... mostly easier and well-protected.From the midway ledge, begin ...[more]   Browse More Classics in Washington

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