This is the skin route from Cornucopia up to Yurtstar Galactica, or you can snowmobile it too with some advanced riding skills. From there, you'll see huge terrain across the chasm that is the butt crack of the Wallowas (according to Hatchism). Getting to Cornucopia may require a snowmobile ride too for most of the winter. The Norway Hut is maintained for rental and guiding services by Wallowa Alpine Huts.

The route follows a steep road to the east of Cornucopia (past the lodge). Then there is a significant creek crossing before another steep pitch up Simmons Ridge... Read more

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