Ascent of Three Way Peak on 2020-09-21

Climber: B.J. Marraccini

Other People:Solo Ascent
Date:Monday, September 21, 2020
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:4x4 Vehicle
Peak:Three Way Peak
    Elevation:6796 ft / 2071 m

Ascent Trip Report

Solo outing on PCT North from Chinook Pass. Passed Sheep lake, then through Sourdough Gap and into Morse Creek Basin. Scrambled up the SE flank of Three Way through the boulder field and cliffs to the traverse ridgeline. Headed west up the loose sandy slope to the base of the summit block. Views up top are heady, very short knife-ridge section just below summit block.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:2796 ft / 851 m
    Extra Gain:700 ft / 213 m
    Round-Trip Distance:8.4 mi / 13.5 km
    Route:PCT North to scramble
    Trailhead:Chinook Pass  5400 ft / 1645 m
    Grade/Class:Class 1,2,3
    Quality:6 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Bushwhack, Scramble, Exposed Scramble
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Partly Cloudy
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by B.J. Marraccini
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