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wyomtmanMt. Biked  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 4, 2009


Nice steady grade for a bike and a quick fun down hill. Lots of sheep and a coyote. Spectacular view of the Park. Highly recommended, lots of families do it.
Posted Jul 5, 2009 12:12 am

distressbarklots of spring snow  Sucess!
Date Climbed: May 28, 2009


vast majority of the Dunraven Pass approach covered in deep snow. made for a difficult but enjoyable hike. splendid summit views!
Posted Jun 10, 2009 4:34 pm

VermontMikesnowy day  Sucess!


only a couple hundred feet visibility but still a nice hike nonetheless, will have to redo during better weather some day
Posted May 16, 2009 1:05 pm

NCclimberNice hike  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 15, 2008


A little tame, being passed by a maintenance pickup on the way down. Great views though, plus nice to get out of the wind at the top.
Posted Mar 15, 2009 5:50 pm

Merlin736Bears abound  Sucess!


A fun, easy to follow, busy trail in September. Saw one black bear and ran into many other hikers who had seen more bears. Splendid views from the top.
Posted Mar 6, 2009 9:17 pm

distressbarkgreat hike  Sucess!
Date Climbed: May 31, 2007


Hiked with two friends from Dunraven Pass parking area on a cold, windy May day. Even though it was very cloudy, we could still see the Tetons far off to the south, some 75 miles away. Fantastic views throughout. This hike spurred my interest in scrambling/climbing more difficult mountains, to which I'll always be grateful!

Also climbed from Dunraven Pass on 5/28/09 with my girlfriend Becky. Snow was definitely an issue, but never encountered any dangerously steep patches. Summit views were quite clear, and the views were of course spectacular.
Posted Dec 17, 2008 1:40 pm

woodsxcFamily hike  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 17, 2001


At the time, it was my highest peak and I had such a sense of accomplishment. It was July and there were still snowbanks on the trail at some of the higher elevations which amazed and amused me and my brothers. Washburn was a fun hike and one that challenged me without putting me in over my head. Beautiful views on top.
Posted Sep 25, 2008 3:48 pm

damgaardGrizzly!  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 16, 2005


No much mountaneering here, but there is a very nice view from the top and we saw a huge male grizzly on the way up:

I made sure, I wasn't the slowest guy amongst all the spectators ;0)

Posted Sep 3, 2008 10:03 am

alpspitzeSouth Route  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 3, 2008


Hiked this with my daughter Nichelle. Great scenery and some smoke from the nearby fire.
Posted Sep 2, 2008 12:02 pm

Thomas Gurviezpanoramic view  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 16, 2008

Thomas Gurviez

Panoramic summit with an amazing point of view over Yellowstone lake and mountains surrounding it
Posted Aug 28, 2008 11:03 am

Sebastian HammFast hike  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 20, 2008

Sebastian Hamm

Northern route - speedy ascent 1h to the summit and 30 min back. The girl waited in the car ;-)

Nice views over Yellowstone. Very windy up there. Saw a big fire in the eastern part of Y.
Posted Aug 20, 2008 10:57 pm

WoundedKneeChittenden Road  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 15, 2008


Good stretch of the legs. Nice views from up top.
Posted Aug 18, 2008 4:54 pm

montanaboyDunraven Pass  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 17, 2008


Had to do a double take at the twenty something guy hiking up the 'road' with trekking poles and a climbing helmet on.

I knew I should have worn my helmet. What was I thinking!
Posted Jul 20, 2008 12:32 am

Sam PageBlizzard  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jun 15, 1993

Sam Page

I forget the exact date. We climbed through a blizzard while some of the roads were still closed.
Posted Apr 20, 2008 9:31 am

NoSubasBears  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jun 13, 2005


Grizzlies in view in many areas on the slopes below the peak.
Posted Feb 24, 2008 2:16 pm

tiogaAugust 2000  Sucess!


Did it on a family vacation through the west. I especially loved the view of Yellowstone Canyon from the top. I also remember it being very windy from the top.
Posted Sep 15, 2007 11:13 pm

Tom FralichYellowstone Day Hike  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 13, 2007

Tom Fralich

Mary and I did a day hike over Washburn while we were passing through Yellowstone on our way from the Tetons to Devils Tower. We arrived in the park late in the afternoon on Aug 12 and hiked to Lone Star Geyser, just in time for a major eruption. The following day we did the hike up Washburn, starting at Dunraven Pass and continuing on the North Spur trail past the hot springs to the Canyon (where we hitched a ride back to our car). We saw lots of bighorn sheep on the grassy ridge on the descent from the summit.
Posted Aug 14, 2007 11:06 pm

whaynalDunraven Pass Route  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 10, 2007


Saw a momma bear with two baby bears. Not actually sure what kind, though.
Posted Aug 14, 2007 5:15 pm

atavisttraverse  Sucess!


climbed in May 01, ended up postholing down the backside and cross country back to the road
Posted Jul 25, 2007 12:32 am

Michael HoytToo Bad  Sucess!

Michael Hoyt

Climbed this during a "driving" tour of Yellowstone. Too bad I was ill that day. I might have enjoyed it more.
Posted Jul 24, 2007 7:42 pm

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