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snowclimber12Silver peak  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Sep 14, 2014


Fun Hike, was pretty rugged and rocky near the top, but the views were great. Was fortunate to hike it on a clear sunny day.
Posted Sep 20, 2014 2:24 pm

WalkoutnowPCT route  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 9, 2014


Bit of a pain to get to the trailhead, just set your altimeter, negotiate the bad road up till you hit 3800 ft and see a bit of clear-cut, and you are there. Can do this in evening as I did, only took 2:40 round trip. Had the summit alone. Not as crowded as other hikes, tad bit of scrambling, and the talus wasn't really that bad, and doesn't last too long. I really enjoyed this "off the beaten path" adventure - will be back.
Posted Aug 10, 2014 1:02 pm

Snidely WhiplashFrom Lake Annette  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jun 23, 1991

Snidely Whiplash

Done it from Windy Pass too. A low mountain with a big feel.
Posted Nov 11, 2013 4:15 pm

bigbadgooIn a fog
Date Climbed: Jul 1, 2010
Had to turn around with really dense fog at the talus field
Posted Oct 1, 2012 9:08 pm

kevinsaSilver Peak  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 26, 2009


Was able to drive most of the way up, thanks to 4wd. Finished via the NW Ridge.
Posted Sep 15, 2012 9:31 pm

Cascade ScramblerGreat views  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Sep 4, 2011

Cascade Scrambler

I found the TH to be 5.3 miles, not 5.5. Also, I don't believe a USFS pass is required at the TH. There is no signage, and the TH doesn't fit the requirements for a "pass required" TH.

Fun little hike, the end was the best. Did this as a part of a "Silver-Abiel-Tinkham West-Tinkham East" circuit.
Posted Sep 1, 2012 9:25 pm

amhixongreat weather  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Feb 5, 2012
Easy access via Annette Lake trail. Beautiful sunny day. Hard-packed snow. No snowshoes needed, but crampons and axes comforting at the top. Glissading down the west slope was too much fun.
Posted Feb 6, 2012 1:34 am

bikejrVia PCT  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Oct 18, 2010


Came in via PCT. A bit scrabbly towards the top but great all around views.
Posted Nov 12, 2011 11:47 pm

belowfellowend of the day  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 8, 2010


great weather. made it up Silver and Tinkham after work.
Posted Feb 16, 2011 8:27 pm

ExcitableBoyFrom Lake Annette  Sucess!


Hiked up one winter. The trail was an icy bobsled run, we wore crampons. A party on skis abandoned them and continued on foot.
Posted Dec 28, 2010 9:28 am

MachSixVia Annett  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Mar 24, 2010


Rainy, cold, wet, cloudy. Perfect day....
Posted Dec 22, 2010 11:31 am

LuminousAphidBagpipes  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 13, 2008


No. 014, personal climber's log

Hear bagpipes near the top but didn't see who had them. they may have gone down toward the lake and not the PCT.

Hiked this in conjunction with Tinkham Peak with Druksel Dorji.
Posted Dec 1, 2010 11:50 pm

ArkitektBugs!  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 28, 2010


Hiked up the south ridge nice quick hike but the bugs were out of control even at the summit. For a 2000 ft prominence peak the hike is nice and easy though.
Posted Jul 28, 2010 9:41 pm

Boonie1Scree, scree, scree.  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Oct 10, 2009


Came up from Annette and went back down the ridge, bushwacked back to the Annette trail coming out at the switchbacks.
Posted Apr 21, 2010 8:27 pm

Boonie1Rain and wind.  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Sep 19, 2009


Came up the CT off of the PCT.
Cold wind on top.
Posted Apr 21, 2010 8:24 pm

RedwicPeak Trifecta! (Sort Of)  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Oct 24, 2009


With Silver Peak located so close to Abiel Peak and Tinkham Peak, it was decided to visit all three peaks. We were successful with reaching the Abiel and Silver summits, but had to turn around just short of the Tinkham summit due to icy conditions. The weather was very foggy and cloudy, but the route was easy to follow. Many paths leading in many directions between these peaks, but essentially they all intersect at one point or another.
Posted Oct 25, 2009 9:07 pm

gimpilatorAbiel, Silver, Tinkham  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Oct 24, 2009


Did Abiel and Silver with two good friends. There was some new snow and ice here and there. I then got to within perhaps 20 feet of the summit of Tinkham before sheets of down-sloping ice turned me around.
Posted Oct 24, 2009 8:06 pm

Bryan K2'fer day  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Oct 27, 2008

Bryan K

Hiked up Silver and Tinkham. Good day to be in the mountains
Posted Oct 19, 2009 6:37 pm

DundeelPCT to South Spur  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Oct 11, 2009


Hiked with 7 other Mountaineers. Clear day with excellent views but the wind was cold!!
Posted Oct 11, 2009 9:27 pm

ericwillhiteOne of the first  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Sep 26, 1996


One night I went up for a lunar eclipse. Also climbed it as a boy scout around 1989 making it one of the first mountains I ever climbed and the first memory I have of wanting to become a peakbagger! Also, as a 12 year old Boy Scout, camping at Lake Annette, I swore for years I may have saw 2 Sasquachs high on a avalanche chute above the lake. Years later as a climber, I learned where I saw these Bigfoots is where the climbers route crosses the avalanche chute. So much for Bigfoot. Pictures of several trips on my Silver Peak page: http://www.willhiteweb.com/snoqualmie_pass/silver_peak/pacific_crest_trail_210.htm
Posted Oct 7, 2009 12:56 am

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