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Drop Pass #602 (Cheakamus-Pitt Pass)
SaddleHeight: 1573 m (5161 ft)
Key Peak: Castle Towers Mountain
Lat Long: (from Mtn Saddle) 49.9178,-122.8406
Prominence (depth) is 1103m below Castle Towers Mountain.
Ranges: North America Ranges / Pacific Cordillera Range / Coast Mountains / Pacific Ranges / Garibaldi Ranges

Located east of Isosoles Peak and west of Forger Peak.. This pass is the deepest drop on the McBride Traverse. It separates the This pass is between an extreme northward tributary of the upper Pitt River and the valley of the Cheakamus River. FtrAccess: Pass is very remote. Normally accessed as part of the McBride traverse, by descending from center bump on ridge.

40 2006.05.16 McBride Ski Traverse Johnny Mikes
59 2006.05.11 McBride Traverse - Diamond Head to Whistler - Route Description Route Robin Tivy
48 2006.05.11 Traverses of Terror: Diamond Head to Whistler via the McBride Range Sandra McGuinness
79 2006.05.11 Backbone of Garibaldi Park: McBride Ski Traverse Robin Tivy
43 2002.05.12 McBride Traverse - Whistler to Diamond Head Kurt Fickeisen
60 2002.05.11 McBride Traverse - An Alternate Route to the Squamish-Whistler Highway Jordan Peters
54 1991.03.23 McBride Range Ski Traverse Remembered Klaus Haring

Placename Photos
Mamquam from Drop Pass Doug Brown
Labeled Panorama South from Overlord Mountain Lucas Earl