American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

North America, United States, Washington, Olympic Mountains, Belvedere Peak, Northwest Ridge

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  • Publication Year: 1962

Belvedere Peak, Northwest Ridge. This new route on this 7528-foot peak was completed on August 27 by Jim Parolini and Joe Munson. From the glacial valley north of Belvedere and Sundial they ascended to the low point in the Belvedere-Adelaide ridge. An exposed class 4 slab was climbed and the ridge ascended southeast to the summit. The climb took 4 hours from Royal Basin.

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