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Buckner Mountain (Mount Buckner)  Washington   #7947
Ranges: North America Ranges / Pacific Cordillera Range / Cascade Range / Washington Cascades

Height: 2777 m <- 9112 feet
Prominence?: 932 m above Park Creek Pass
Line Parent?: Goode Mountain (6.5 km away, at bearing 102 degrees)
Greater Parent: Bonanza Peak (30.0 km away)

Location:   48.49517,-120.99783     48:29:43, -120:59:52   10U 647914 5373274 (33 km E of Marblemount).   AreaCode: EM80/EJ99
First Ascent: 1901 Lewis Ryan
Buckner, Boston and Forbidden from Ruby
This peak is #16 on the Height List for Washington . This peak is #50 in Prominence List for Washington .A rugged mountain on the southeast end of the Boston Glacier. The standard summit route is the southwest slopes. Most of the route is across talus, with a final Class 3 scramble.

Ripsaw Ridge is the spine heading west towards Boston Peak and Sahale Mountain. Only one of its summits has been charted; there are higher parts of this ridge back east towards Buckner and Horseshoe.

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13 Buckner, Boston and Forbidden from Ruby Simon Chesterton