Forbidden Peak

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Forbidden Peak
Forbidden Peak North Cascades.jpg
Elevation 8,815 ft (2,687 m) NGVD 29[1]
Prominence 1,055 ft (322 m)[1]
Location
Location near Cascade Pass, Skagit County, Washington, U.S.
Range North Cascades
Coordinates 48°30′41″N 121°03′28″W / 48.5115158°N 121.0578916°W / 48.5115158; -121.0578916Coordinates: 48°30′41″N 121°03′28″W / 48.5115158°N 121.0578916°W / 48.5115158; -121.0578916[2]
Topo map USGS Forbidden Peak
Climbing
First ascent June 1, 1940 by Lloyd Anderson, Fred Beckey, Helmy Beckey, Jim Crooks, Dave Lind[3]

Forbidden Peak is part of the North Cascades and is located near Cascade Pass. Forbidden Peak features a rock climbing route named West Ridge route which is featured in Fifty Classic Climbs of North America.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Forbidden Peak, Washington". Peakbagger.com. 
  2. ^ "Forbidden Peak". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. 
  3. ^ Beckey, Fred W. (2003). Cascade alpine guide : climbing and high routes. Vol. 2, Stevens Pass to Rainy Pass (3rd ed.). Mountaineers Books. p. 322. ISBN 978-0-89886-838-8. 
  4. ^ Roper, Steve; Steck, Allen (1979). Fifty Classic Climbs of North America. San Francisco: Sierra Club Books. pp. 113–117. ISBN 0-87156-292-8. 

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