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Prusik Peak

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About Prusik Peak:

Prusik Peak is a landmark in the Enchantments due to its impressive pyramid shape. Its a grueling 10 mile hike to reach the beginning of the climbing.
Approach: "With a parking permit" Park at Snow Creek Trail and hike the eight miles.
Approach Time: 2-5 hours
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Access Issues: Pruisk is in the Alpine Lakes Wilderness Area and very popular and needs a Wilderness Permit for over night camping.
Rock Type: Granite
Type of Climbing: Alpine
Sun Aspect:


SequenceSequence numbers indicate the left (L) to right (R) order of the routes. Rating Route Difficulty Ascents
1 Average Rating = 0.00/5 Burgner Stanley S Face of Prusik 5.9 2
1 Average Rating = 4.00/5 West Ridge Prusik Peak 5.7 4

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Forum Discussions (1 posts)

  Subject Author Replies Last Post
With Replies Where did Prusik Peak get its name from? bart 1 Mar 22 2007, 2:21 PM