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dgrutherford3 of 3  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jun 9, 2012

dgrutherford

Williamson - Pallett - Goodykoontz
Posted Apr 17, 2013 4:46 pm

klotito5 peak day  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 4, 2011

klotito

5 peak out and back hitting Mt. Williamson, Goodykoontz Peak, Pallett Mountain, Will Thrall, and Pleasant View Ridge (Pallett BM). I couldn't find the use-trail leading to Goodykoontz from bump 8160' so I just climbed down the (rather steep) slope towards the ridge. Once on the ridge, the route is rather clear and is even marked with orange blazes that looked pretty fresh.

If you're heading to Pallett after Goodykoontz, there is something of a trail starting from the Goodykoontz/8160' saddle that runs parallel to and eventually crosses a small branch of Little Rock Creek, which had a decent flow going on. At the crossing, another faint trail climbs up to a saddle where it meets the main use trail running between Williamson and Pallet. This option was clearly preferable to climbing back up to bump 8160' then down again!
Posted Jul 6, 2011 12:41 am

cabFrom Islip Saddle  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jun 25, 2011

cab

Out and back from Islip Saddle tagging Williamson, Goodykoontz, Pallett, Will Thrall, and Pleasant View Ridge along the way.
Posted Jun 27, 2011 11:04 am

RobbDouble header  Sucess!
Date Climbed: May 31, 2008

Robb

Grabbed Williamson and Goodykoontz today. Nice hike, and great views.
Posted Jul 10, 2009 1:27 pm

Bob BurdIslip Saddle Roundup  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Dec 8, 2008

Bob Burd

An eight peak day around Islip Saddle, cold in the morning but quite fine during the day. Trip Report
Posted Jan 22, 2009 7:04 pm

Travis_Re: Tougher than expected

Travis_

yeah right, you went right thru the frog zone didn't ya??? :)
Posted Nov 1, 2008 12:18 am

bechttTougher than expected  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Oct 19, 2008

bechtt

Ascended via Mt Williamson and descended via a modified Route 2 that stays outside the frog box. The last part was the hardest as traversing the steep hillside of Williamson to remain frog free and get back to the PCT wasn't very much fun. With Coco the Dog.
Posted Oct 19, 2008 7:49 pm

mdoughertyFun hike  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 12, 2008

mdougherty

Part of a five peak day with an HPS group. Great area of the San Gabriels.
Posted Jul 18, 2008 6:54 pm

David RosenbergFun Ridge Action  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 26, 2007
With the frog closure, it is a very round-about way to go but still enjoyable. Can be combined, with a car shuttle, for a Pleasant View Ridge loop.
Posted Nov 25, 2007 4:36 pm

theronmoonVery Nice Hike!  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Sep 3, 2005

theronmoon

Took the ridge from Williamson to 8160 then over to Goody, and then out the canyon bottom which is now closed. Hiked this peak right before in was voted to be listed on HPS. Really liked this remote area.
Posted Nov 19, 2007 6:42 pm

Travis_Climbed via Route 2  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Nov 18, 2007

Travis_

Combined with Mount Williamson, beautiful day.
Posted Nov 19, 2007 12:52 pm

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