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ManyGlacierMountaineerIceberg Peak via Ptarmigan Wall Goat Trail  Sucess!

ManyGlacierMountaineer

2012 - w/ Xenja Poljakowa, Borja L-S.

via Ptarmigan Tunnel to Ahern Pass goat trail, descended via Iceberg Notch.

On another note... DO NOT take member "Andrew David"'s advice. Camping in the GNP backcountry without a permit is illegal and subject to a hefty fine.
Posted Feb 24, 2013 6:22 pm

andrew davidActually Disappointed  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Sep 8, 2012

andrew david

This was my second to last mountain climbed in 2012 (number 47) and I had some ice and slide problems. I was running on fumes too. Also trying to find the right damn peak took time as I was coming from the ridge from Iceberg Notch and kept thinking the next huge pinnacle was the real one, only to find I was hundreds of feet too low. View is fine, but I prefer the angle of Iceberg Lake and Iceberg Peak across the way from Shangri La. If you can find that little garden spot early in summer, do it for sure. This one is worthy, but not the best in the park. Iceberg Notch is shockingly a cakewalk, though it looks deadly in pictures. If you have ever gone up a mountain, yes you can climb it. I'd recommend combining Shangri La with Iceberg Notch for an incredible and exhausting day with a pack and camp anywhere you can find without getting written up or doing harm.
Posted Feb 16, 2013 4:37 pm

DrewWilkersonThe loop  Sucess!

DrewWilkerson

Climbed from the highline trail just past the ahem drift. Gotta try the notch next time.
Posted Jan 28, 2013 7:01 pm

distressbarkIceberg Notch/North Swiftcurrent Glacier Basin  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 31, 2012

distressbark

Climbed up Iceberg Notch, made the slog around the west slope of the mountain from there. Followed a goat trail to beneath South Iceberg Peak, upon where we climbed up and on top of the Divide before making our way down to the lower portion of North Swiftcurrent Glacier Basin. The game trail that leads to the Swiftcurrent Pass Trail is absolutely unbelievable. One of the best routes I've had the pleasure of experiencing in all of Glacier Park.
Posted Sep 4, 2012 11:45 am

FlatheadNativeGNP Peak #70  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 31, 2012

FlatheadNative

Another Glacier classic! Climbed with Jake Bramante (Hike734.com) and Tim Johnson via the Highline from the Loop. We then traversed to South Iceberg and then traversed to the HIghline Trail after some tricky maneuvering above North Swiftcurrent Glacier Basin.
Posted Aug 1, 2012 12:47 am

larch32Iceberg Peak  Sucess!
Shangri La, Iceberg Notch, Iceberg Peak, Swiftcurrent Pass
Posted Mar 5, 2012 11:28 pm

RoryKuykendallVia Iceberg Notch  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 6, 2011

RoryKuykendall

Climbed solo via Iceberg Notch. The traverse from the notch, followed by the scree slog to the summit was tougher than I expected it to be. Was planning on returning via the Highline trail and Swiftcurrent pass, but I ended up having to take a full hour to traverse around the Ahern drift on my way to Granite Park. I was running out of water and daylight, so I ended up bailing down to the loop, hitchhiking to Lake MacDonald, and sleeping on a friend's floor. Gotta love it.
Posted Sep 24, 2011 3:27 am

pyergericeberg  Sucess!

pyerger

Climbed from the notch. G.M.S. climb.
Posted Jul 28, 2009 4:12 pm

bfrenchIceberg Peak  Sucess!

bfrench

Climbed with CL and AL via iceberg notch.
Posted Apr 27, 2009 9:21 pm

jimeganIceberg Peak  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 24, 1995

jimegan

8/24/95 Climbed with "little brother" Jamie from the Loop to highline to ridgetop N of Swiftcurrent Mtn

Also:
9/2/99 with a three OTHG members on a cold, icy day from the Loop
7/31/13 solo from the Loop
Posted Jul 14, 2008 11:54 am

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