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Moogie737Along with Willard  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 22, 2005

Moogie737

W/ Kimball, my son. Along with Willard Peak. A long day but rewarding views.
Posted Apr 12, 2011 7:18 pm

americanswissBen Lomond  Sucess!

americanswiss

Started and ended at divide. Nice gradual ascent. Great views. This massif has great potential on all sides for great routes.
Posted Feb 23, 2011 1:38 pm

OutdoorpartnerSaw 20 goats near top!  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 15, 2010

Outdoorpartner

Great weather day -- doesn't get any better. Saw 20 goats near the top, including 8 kids. Were lucky enough to see a mama grouse leading some baby grouses down the trail, also. We started at North Fork Park. Trail crews have been working hard; the trail is the best I've seen it EVER!
Posted Aug 16, 2010 1:27 am

brekgroverNorth Ogden Divide  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jun 26, 2010

brekgrover

Summited twice today. Once on the way to Willard Peak, and topped it out again on the way back. Great day, climbed with my wife and 12 year old son, brother in law, and some neighbors. Still a lot of snow on the east face which required lots of kick steps, but made for great glissading on the way down. Lots of goats. Found a "Rubber Boa" snake on the trail, and a huge rattler just below Willard. It was very sluggish and slow. I was surprised to see one that high. Great day! Just under 12 hours to Willard round trip with a long lunch break on Willard Peak.

GO UTES!!!
Posted Jun 27, 2010 12:28 am

utclimberN Ogden Divide TH  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Mar 7, 2010
I hiked up Ben Lomond on snowshoes, with good consolidated snow, but poor visibility (complete whiteout at times).
Posted Mar 8, 2010 10:22 am

kteichertCoupled with Willard  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Nov 11, 2009

kteichert

Did Willard first, didn't find a registry, very little human activity, and thought I'd have the whole mountain to myself. Then I walked the ridge south to Ben Lomond and found a celebrity! I don't really know why Ben Lomond is so famous, but good gravy! it put Willard to shame! Great views of the Wasatch Mtns south! Steep all the way around. Fantastic peak.
Posted Nov 11, 2009 7:30 pm

mvidahoclimberGreat trip  Sucess!
Date Climbed: May 30, 2009

mvidahoclimber

Great hike with Mike Monson and Dave Faucett
Posted Oct 8, 2009 11:07 am

sepraBeautiful Trip  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Sep 19, 2009

sepra

I stopped here for the first time on my way to Willard Peak. There were a lot of mountain goats on this trip. The first I have ever seen. Pretty cool.
Posted Sep 20, 2009 2:11 pm

shphilbyRoute Climbed: from North Ogden Divide  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jun 28, 2005

shphilby

Took 9 hrs up and back with a lot of playing.
Posted Sep 8, 2009 11:37 am

StansburyBen Lomond  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 1, 2009

Stansbury

A very nice day hiking in this area. Parked at the saddle, did Inspiration Point and Willard Peak, too. I saw several mountain goats at the far south end below Ben Lomond peak.
Posted Jul 24, 2009 1:58 am

DigiclimberMany times  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Sep 8, 2008

Digiclimber

I have lost count of how many times Ive done this peak, beautiful, fun hike. This one time I climbed to Ben Lomond, Willard Peak and Inspiration peak in one day from North Ogden Divide, it made for a very long hard day, I think it was around 24 miles.
Posted Apr 2, 2009 11:28 am

punchlineMade It!  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Mar 1, 2009

punchline

Great snow conditions on our second real attempt. Nice day trip from our backyard.
Posted Mar 11, 2009 8:41 am

photo61guyFrom North Fork Park  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Mar 1, 2009
Wife and I were the only one on the mountain.....Sunday. The peak stares at us all day long as we live in North Ogden. We snowshoed Culter Ridge from the east/North Fork Park. Solid snow all the way up. Put the crampons on on the way down.
Posted Mar 8, 2009 1:25 pm

seanpeckhamUp Cutler Ridge, down Northeast Face  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Feb 28, 2009

seanpeckham

Great mountain! Sunny day with a breeze in the morning that disappeared after noonish. Snowpack on the ascent mostly frozen solid with some dust on top, which had been moved around by the wind, and was sensitive in the pockets where it had piled up a bit. It made the shoulder too slippery for skinning, so we booted that part, and watched a group zoom past us with ski crampons. There was a giant day-old double-crown wind slab avalanche under Willard Peak. The summit ridge had softened in the sun and become grippy enough for skinning. We shared the summit with several other parties, it was a very unexpected zoo. The northeast face was an awesome descent, and the snow there was finally pretty good (not too crusty under the dust) for most of the way into Cutler Basin. Had a snowmobile encounter after that, fortunately the only one of the day. Got kinda lost at the bottom with Nordic park roads going in circles, and climbed a fence with my skis on to escape.
Posted Mar 1, 2009 11:47 am

byatesTwice  Sucess!

byates

Via North Ogden pass when I was twelve, then via north fork Park a few years ago.
Posted Dec 5, 2008 11:13 am

apachedinoCrazy Cutler Loop  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 30, 2008

apachedino

See Willard entry. Crazy loop starting at Cutler Flats hitting Willard 1st somehow then Ben and then down to Cutler again. Class 4 bushwacking for several sections, but shaved plenty of miles off. Whole loop in 7 hours.
Posted Aug 30, 2008 11:02 pm

LonePeakFreakWillard Peak and Ben Lomond  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 5, 2008

LonePeakFreak

Managed to get my Maxima about 3 miles up the dirt road from Mantua, then biked up to Willard Basin. Stashed the bike in the trees and climbed Willard Peak, then over to Ben Lomond and back. Total distance just over 20 miles, took about 7.5 hours round trip. The bike ride down from the Basin was worth the effort to take it up earlier in the day.
Posted Jul 5, 2008 10:28 pm

ericwillhiteYes  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 1, 2007

ericwillhite

I forgot to sign the summit register, too busy taking a pick and getting back before my son woke up from his nap in the kid carrier. Pics and map at http://www.willhiteweb.com/utah_climbing/willard/ben_lomand_peak_094.htm
Posted Apr 30, 2008 7:49 pm

tpDone it a couple times  Sucess!

tp

Long hike. But fun!
Posted Feb 14, 2008 10:49 pm

tannerpuma15long day  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jun 10, 2007

tannerpuma15

One of the most prolific peak along the wasatch front and the hike and trail were extraordinary. It's also a great trail run for the die hards.
Posted Aug 31, 2007 6:42 pm

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