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mstenderSolo up the chute!  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Dec 7, 2014


It was sunny and clear and the views were incredible. Saw snow capped Humphreys in the distance. Well worth the effort for the views.
Posted Dec 8, 2014 10:41 am

InclinerLove the Chute!  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Apr 19, 2014


Big Day with the Drive and Hike/Climb...
Posted Apr 19, 2014 5:58 pm

Andrew RankineA fun day  Sucess!
Date Climbed: May 6, 2012

Andrew Rankine

Hiked this one with my dad. We wore helmets in the chute. Not so bad, the drive in was the worst part.
Posted May 8, 2012 1:24 pm

JSteubsFour Peaks Winter Storm
Date Climbed: Dec 18, 2011
Our group of 7 planned on getting to the summit of Four Peaks but had to call it quits when we decided not to go any further with 3+ feet of snow and we weren't even to the saddle yet. We also had lost the trail because of the snow which had covered it. We were thinking that the summit probably had about 7+ feet of snow and that the chute would have been covered and very dangerous. It would still be a dream to do it in the Winter
Posted Dec 19, 2011 10:19 pm

slwillmaGreat Hike/ Climb  Sucess!
Date Climbed: May 19, 2009
Hike is great. Climbing can be difficult and cold in windy conditions.
Posted Nov 19, 2011 10:35 pm

Midlife MountaineerAwesome  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Mar 8, 2011

Midlife Mountaineer

The chute still had a lot of snow which made this a very interesting hike. Looking forward to attempting the other three hopefully in the near future.
Posted Mar 9, 2011 4:37 pm

PrestonArizonaBrowns Peak  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Nov 11, 2010


Third time summiting Browns Peak. Exciting (and a bit unnerving) as always!
Posted Nov 17, 2010 9:31 pm

WaterGuyMain Chute  Sucess!


Did this when I was 13. Camped at the saddle and the next morning me and some fellow scouts started climbing the chute without really thinking what we were doing. After some scrambling we were able to make it to the top but were a bit worried about going back down the chute. An adult leader followed us up and we were able to find a round about way back to the saddle without going down the saddle. I remember that I was a bit scared but that I also had a blast doing it.
Did it on Nov. 1999
Posted Aug 8, 2010 10:07 pm

jdw10Brown's Peak  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Dec 29, 2009


Successful Solo Summit
Posted Jun 29, 2010 2:06 pm

radracerTraverse 4  Sucess!
Date Climbed: May 16, 2010
I've climbed Brown's peak a few times. My brother and I tried to traverse all 4 peaks last year, but ran out of water on peak 3. This time we each started out with 170oz water and made it. Caution: the area between peak 2 and 3 is the most difficult. Do not attempt if you are not able to perform several pull-ups. Great to remember, but I will not try it again.
Posted May 18, 2010 9:40 pm

jdzahariaScree chute  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Apr 28, 2010


Excellent views. My first Arizona summit. Snow on the northeast slopes. None in the scree chute. I had the entire mountain to myself. Rewarding hike/climb.
Posted May 3, 2010 3:41 pm

scottmitchbrowns traverse  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Oct 10, 2009


brown and peaks 2-3 skipped 4
Posted Oct 10, 2009 10:53 pm

BethSBest peak in AZ!  Sucess!
Date Climbed: May 16, 2008


I know Humphreys is higher, but IMO Browns was much more satisfying. The scree chute is not fun, but not overly terrible and not too long. Not sure I'd want to try it with snow or ice. Someday I would like to try the traverse, probably in March or April before it starts getting too hot.
Posted Jul 9, 2009 1:11 am

weeds19Perfect day  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Apr 28, 2009


Climb went really fast, and the rock was much more solid than I expected. The chute would be a little more interesting if there were other folks in it at the same time.
Posted Apr 29, 2009 3:02 am

Ken DammenBrown Trail Scree Chute  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Apr 13, 2009

Ken Dammen

Mike, Andy and I made the climb together. Mike and I attempted the climb last year but got turned around due to blizzard conditions on top. Great day to climb weather was perfect with a little snow on the peaks. Could see San Francisco Peaks from summit. Nice climb. If I did this climb again, I would take a rope and rappel down the chute...you don't have to but it would make things faster and a little more fun(imo).
Posted Apr 14, 2009 12:24 pm

davis2001r6Dicey in the Ice  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Dec 17, 2003
Climbed it in some icy conditions to scout out the "Motherlode".
Posted Feb 23, 2009 12:28 am

Fireman79Browns Peak  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Feb 8, 2009


We climbed this by way of Browns trail. The Scree chute was a challenge made more fun with some snow. My 10 year old and I enjoyed the summit about 11:30 am and the view was spectacular!

Saw Humphreys Peak, Lemon and many more!
Posted Feb 11, 2009 5:16 pm

cdogLadybug Route  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Apr 30, 2005


climbed the ladybug route (5.5) with my girlfriend on Brown's Pk. This was a really fun, moderate climb. Unfortunately, we found the route ended and required a scheisty rappel into the north gully to reach the actual summit. And yes, there are actually ladybugs on the route.
On other climbs, I've made the summit of Pk 2, and also summited Brown's via the south face / brush route.
Posted Dec 22, 2008 10:58 pm

sbkelleyFour Peaks Motherlode  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Dec 13, 2008


Everything you read about the Four Peaks Motherlode is true: exposed, difficult, treacherous, route-finding, etc. We went south-to-north, so went to Amethyst Mine and then up to Peak 4. Brush-bashing was annoying, but not awful. Peak 3 looks impossible, but there are routes that guide you through the cliffs if you're patient. The ramp up Peak 2 is steep, and the crux is as advertised: incredibly exposed and is guaranteed to get your adrenaline going. The rest seemed easier compared to that. Great day in the mountains and these peaks have some of the best views in AZ!
Posted Dec 13, 2008 11:27 pm

shknbkevia north face gully  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Sep 13, 2008


Did a few county hp's before & after the state highpointer convention in Flagstaff. This is a cool little hike, but the drive time was longer than the hike time! This is a remote peak. Went up the north face gully and I thought the crux was class 4 because I had to face in going down. Made the mistake of approaching the peak via Hwy 88 to Roosevelt Lake. Avoid that road as it took FOREVER!
Posted Sep 15, 2008 12:57 am

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