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Twice. Normal route. Views to the west are unlike any others in Utah.
Bison on trail may cause you to reroute. Gnats were crazy.
Posted Feb 24, 2011 2:00 am

Fleshj27Finally Made it  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Feb 12, 2011


Update: Finally made it all the way!!!

Previous Attempt 17 Jan 10
Launched an ill-advised attempt in mid-winter. Lots of snow on ground. Only gave myself 2 hours of good daylight, snow storm imminent, poorly understood directions to top. Lost my nerve scrambling up the side of the summit, stopped 100 feet short. Felt my way down in the dark and was greeted by a realllly large bison standing next to my car...best hike of the month!
Posted Dec 3, 2010 10:11 pm

Pfeiffer75Climbed with my son  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Oct 15, 2007


Did this as a family hike. Backpacked my son up to the area where the old communication antenna is. My wife and son stayed there while I scrambled to the top. Nice views of the Salt Lake
Posted May 9, 2010 10:31 pm

ApexrockFirst Utah Hike  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Feb 2, 2010


Went to test out the trail to the top once a little bit of the snow had melted. Was a lot of fun, have been back once since.
Posted May 4, 2010 5:46 pm

KayCeesFrary Peak  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Mar 27, 2010


Nice climb today, no bugs, no heat, and lots of buffalo around. View is great from the top. Trail was a bit muddy in places, but pretty cleared from snow for the most part. FUN DAY
Posted Mar 29, 2010 10:21 am

therockimageWinter climb  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Feb 13, 2010


I would definately do this hike in the winter to avoid the flies in the summer!
Posted Mar 23, 2010 8:24 pm

brekgroverFrary Peak Winter Ascent  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Mar 14, 2010


Climbed Frary today with my wife, son, daughter and father. We had hoped to get out of the deep snow along the Wasatch and hoped this would be a good little training climb. About 1/2 way up the trail we started getting into a little snow as it snowed yesterday. My father was tired and turned back with my daughter for the car. My wife and son pressed on. The snow got about mid-calf deep about halfway up the hill to the false summit. By time we topped out the false summit we were tired from breaking trail, but decided to press on. The traverse below the summit ridge below Frary Peak from the false summit was a horrible suck fest. We lost any sign of the trail and post holed our way over to Frary's Summit Ridge. It got sketchy in a few spots and I felt like a jerk for dragging my wife and 12 year old son in to this mess. They climbed on undeterred though and we summited at 1:44pm , a little under an hour from the time we left the false summit. The traverse in deep snow sucked on the way back too, but once we reached the false summit it was smooth, although muddy sailing. The wind was relentless all day and it got very cold a few times. All and all it was a great day but be warned that west side of the peak is tough in deep snow. Great day!

Posted Mar 14, 2010 11:06 pm

derektheredsnowy november hike  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Nov 15, 2009


hiked this with some friends in the morn. we decided to scramble over the ridge to the summit instead of taking the standard trail. the snow made this part a little sketchy, but it was loads of fun, and the views were spectacular.
Posted Nov 15, 2009 6:38 pm

shphilby2nd time up here  Sucess!
Date Climbed: May 3, 2006


came back up for another run. got stopped by a huge buffalo on the way down for awhile.
Posted Sep 8, 2009 11:35 am

shphilbyAwesome  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Mar 12, 2006


We lost the trail many times but made it to the peak the hard way. came back down n had the man waiting for us at the cars. they told us that we cant be up there after dark and that we didnt stay on the trails. our bad. we couldnt see the trails.LOL
Posted Sep 8, 2009 11:34 am

Scott WesemannBug-fest 2009  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jun 28, 2009

Scott Wesemann

This has to be one of the most scenic hikes in the state and it is remarkable that this kind of environment is so close to the Wasatch front and hardly gets any notice. It definitely doesn’t feel like anything else I have been on in the area and the views and scenery were incredible. I did this hike with Kristina and we took our time taking photos, watching buffalo, smelling the flowers and takin’ in the views. Incredible vistas on top and I think one of the best views anywhere. I’ll be back again and again.
Posted Jun 29, 2009 12:21 pm

pbogenGorgeous Hike  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Apr 12, 2009


Beautiful day and gorgeous hike... This is a perfect hike to do in the springtime!
Posted Apr 26, 2009 10:07 pm

ericwillhiteNice Place  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Oct 20, 2007


Took the whole family up, great afternoon hike for us. Pics and map at http://www.willhiteweb.com/antelope_island/frary_peak_108.htm
Posted Apr 23, 2009 2:18 am

The VorNice afternoon  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Apr 5, 2009

The Vor

Amazingly beautiful area. Definetly take the ridge to the summit as it is very enjoyable. Fantastic couple of hours.
Posted Apr 6, 2009 1:09 am

DigiclimberViews  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Mar 28, 2009


Its weird to think your in Utah while climbing to the peak. Amazing area, beautiful photography around here.
Posted Apr 2, 2009 11:42 am

punchlineNice Hike  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Mar 8, 2009


Short afternoon hike - had the summit all to ourselves as everyone else stopped at the false summit.
Posted Mar 13, 2009 7:26 am

photo61guyNot much snow  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Mar 7, 2009
Nice views in all directions as the weather was clear all day.
Posted Mar 8, 2009 1:17 pm

MikerHikerSNOW!!!!!!!!  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Dec 21, 2008


Tons of snow, It was very windy and the trail was windblown with drifts that I had to negotiate. The snow was about 12 inches deep and the drifts were a lot more than that. Kadee told that when I hit the last part of the hike to make sure to NOT take the ridge. Well I saw some Chuckars on the ridge and decided I needed to follow them to get some pics. after all how bad could the ridge be with 12 inches of snow on it. "note to self" Don't take the ridge in the snow!!!! I ended up backtracking to the tower and taking the trail. It was still very slippery and I fell ALOT. On top was awesome, the view was Great!
Posted Jan 9, 2009 7:35 am

Brian KaletFrary Peak Trail  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Dec 18, 2008

Brian Kalet

Started from the "winter trailhead" and included Dooly Knob; 3:35 roundtrip.
Posted Dec 18, 2008 7:03 pm

byatesNice off season hike.  Sucess!


The final pitch is more fun off the trail, stick the ridge for some fun.
Posted Dec 7, 2008 11:37 pm

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