The South Ridge of Three Fingered Jack is a great option for those climbers looking for very exciting alpine rock climbing. After about a 5 mile approach on the beautiful Pacific Crest Trail, the climb begins in earnest. We'll leave the main trail, and head up a steep …trip details
Three Fingered Jack 7,844'
Three Fingered Jack has an exciting, but fairly easy section of rock climbing on its summit pinnacle. This is a great climb for anyone looking to try out rock climbing in an alpine setting. Great access from Santiam Pass makes this climb a great candidate for a one day ascent
Alpine rock climbing takes you to summits far off the beaten path of typical cragging areas. It involves moving quickly over 4th and low-5th class rock, and employs a rope for short belays and steep sections. Alpine climbing typically provides a more solitary experience in …trip details