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Teanaway Peak/Gene's Peak

Snoqualmie Region

Location

Snoqualmie Region -- Salmon La Sac/Teanaway
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Length

Elevation

Highest Point: 6779 ft.

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You can hike Teanaway Peak via the Beverly Turnpike trail #1391 or via Iron Peak trail to the Turnike trail junction at 5600 ft. The Iron Peak approach is shorter but has more elevation gain. This description is for the Beverly Turnpike approach.

About 3 miles up the Beverly Turnpike trail reach the junction at 5180 ft. Take the left fork to the Turnpike trail junction at 5600 ft. Continue to the right about 0.4 miles to "Turnpike Pass." Here leave the trail and follow the broad east ridge. The slope is moderate and the open forest presents no difficulties. Stay right of a slabby cliff and proceed to a step in the ridge at ca. 6250 ft. Drop off the ridge to the left down a gully full of loose rocks about 70 ft. and regain the ridge on steep loose gravel at about 6350 ft.

From there it's a straightforward climb to the summit. Scrambling experience recommended. Great views of the entire Stuart Range.

 

Teanaway Peak/Gene's Peak

Map & Directions

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Co-ordinates: 47.3892, -120.8725 Open map in new window

Trailhead

Snoqualmie Region -- Salmon La Sac/Teanaway

Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest, Cle Elum Ranger District

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