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White Chuck Mountain  Washington   #8280
Ranges: North America Ranges / Pacific Cordillera Range / Cascade Range / Washington Cascades

Height: 2130 m -> 6988 feet
Prominence?: 1160 m above Rat Trap Pass
Line Parent?: Glacier Peak (24.8 km away, at bearing 116 degrees)
Greater Parent: Glacier Peak (25.0 km away)

Location:   48.20850,-121.41700     48:12:31, -121:25:01   10U 617606 5340686 (15 km E of Darrington).   AreaCode: EM81/CE01
First Ascent: 1897 Sam Strom, Albert Sylvester, Thormas Gerdine
White Chuck Mountain from the Southwest
This peak is #24 in Prominence List for Washington .A rock pyramid on the northwest side of Thornton Lake. The standard summit route goes up the northwest ridge. Ice axe recommended in early season.

Name Notes: "Chuck" is Chinook Jargon for water or stream, suggesting that the stream(s) from this summit are white in colour.

Route Summaries exist for this mountain, but are only available to paid members.

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Subject Photos   View Thumbnails
16 White Chuck Mountain from the Southwest Wayne Weber
7 White Chuck Mountain Serguei Okountsev

Placename Photos
13 Glacier, Pugh and Sloan from White Chuck Simon Chesterton