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Buck Mountain: West Shoulder

Attractions: This route has seven distinct sections including The Trail, The Timbered Ridge, The High Pass Basin, The Ramp, The Berge-Buck Basin, The West Summit Approach, and The Final Push. The Final Push is longer than anticipated so you will want to have a fair amount of time to dedicate to this climb.


Source: Visit SummitPost.org for a detailed trip description.


Nearest Town: Leavenworth- Plain


Skill: 2 (intermediate)  

Fitness: 3 (advanced)


Fees/Permits: Trail Park Pass


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