The day started out pretty slow after going up the wrong side of the scree slopes, but once we toped out there, we skirted to the base pretty quickly. The last portion was fun and the views from up top were great.
My daughter, age 11, and I climbed Carter Peak on Thanksgiving Day, 2007. It was an excellent hike with some desert bushwhacking and some short bits of class 3 rock. It's a pretty gnarly looking peak but doable!
"Got tight last night on absinthe and did knife tricks. Great success shooting the knife into the piano. The woodworms are so bad and eat hell out of all furniture that you can always claim the woodworms did it."