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Cascade Volcanoes Peak Pin

Tacoma Branch of the Mountaineers

Showing Nick Turtura's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (17 out of 20, or 85%)

RankPeak Elev-Ft
Range (Level 5) Prom-Ft
Ascent Date
1.Middle Sister10,047Sisters Area11472011-09-23
2.Mount Thielsen9182Crater Lake Area33622011-10-18
3.Broken Top9175Sisters Area21952011-10-26
4.South Sister10,358Sisters Area55932011-10-30
5.Mount McLoughlin9495Southern Oregon Cascades44752012-01-13
6.Mount Bachelor9065Sisters Area26852012-04-26
7.Mount Rainier14,411Mount Rainier Area13,2102012-06-16
8.Mount Shasta14,162Mount Shasta Area97722012-06-28
9.Mount Hood11,239Mount Hood Area77062012-07-06
10.North Sister10,085Sisters Area27452012-08-09
11.Three Fingered Jack7841Santiam Pass Area25012012-09-22
12.Mount Washington7794Santiam Pass Area25742012-10-06
13.Mount Saint Helens8333Mount Saint Helens Area45932013-03-09
14.Mount Adams12,276Mount Adams Area81362013-06-29
15.Mount Jefferson10,497Mount Jefferson Area57972014-09-06
16.Lassen Peak10,457Lassen Peak Area52292015-06-05
17.Mount Baker10,781Skagit Range88452015-07-10
 Little Tahoma11,138Mount Rainier Area838 
 Glacier Peak10,540Glacier Peak-North Stevens Pass Area7518 
 Mount Garibaldi8776Garibaldi Area2838 

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List Description

This is a relatively new addition to the roster of peakbagging lists maintained by the Mountaineers. The Tacoma Branch of the club came up with this list of 20 Northwest volcanoes that stretch from California to British Columbia, and it does make a nice "tick list" for people interested in volcano climbing. Most of these peaks are also excellent ski-mountaineering destinations.

Note that despite being called the "Cascade Volcanoes Peak Pin", technically Mount Garibaldi in B.C. is usually not considered part of the Cascade Range, since the Fraser River is the natural northern boundary of the Cascades. However, it is a notable volcano formed by the same geologic forces that produced the ones to the south.

Selected Guidebook(s) for this List

       Climbing the Cascade Volcanoes (Smoot)

Caution: These books feature many of the peaks on this list, but may not have information on all of them.


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