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irrationalistNew Year's Rez Achieved  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Mar 23, 2013

irrationalist

My resolution for 2013 was to climb 5 peaks to recover my knee and start seeing the local mountains. This was the last one I did for that resolution (but not for the year) with my now fiancee.
Posted Jan 31, 2014 10:28 am

mrchad9Indian Wells  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Oct 12, 2013

mrchad9

The drive in from Indian Wells isn't bad at all at the moment. Low clearance might even make it using extreme care in just a couple brief spots near the end... for high clearance it is like a highway. Enjoyed the trail, very short and very steep. Much more shade than I anticipated which was a nice plus. Excellent views. Visited Trona Pinnacles in the afternoon and the next day took off for some OHVing on the Bonanza Trail.
Posted Oct 14, 2013 5:07 pm

Vic HansonVia PCT  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jun 7, 2013

Vic Hanson

Started at Walker Pass Campground with some PCT thru hiker friends, they went as far as the saddle with me, then I turned off and went up the peak. I lost the use trail near what I thought was the top and went too far left and ended up on the rocky knob below the summit. I scrambled up the far NW corner, only realizing it wasn't the summit when I got to the top of it. Then I scrambled along that ridge to the east and hiked up to the true summit. Coming down I mistakenly took the wrong trail which was to the east of the use trail I wanted, so bushwhacked over to that and then saw where I lost the trail on the way up. Had an uneventful return after that.
Posted Jul 8, 2013 4:20 pm

dshoshoneIndian Wells
Date Climbed: Nov 12, 2012

dshoshone

Nice hike, trail the whole way
Posted Nov 13, 2012 10:50 am

slagerjonRunning with nerds
Date Climbed: May 14, 2009

slagerjon

fun day hike and best "D" in a box pic yet.
Posted Oct 4, 2012 5:03 am

orbitorFrom Walker Pass via PCT  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Apr 21, 2012

orbitor

Cruising the PCT to the base of the summit ridge, then a surprisingly complex scramble to the top. Fabulous views of the Whitney Crest to the north, as well as in all directions.
Posted Aug 27, 2012 1:03 am

GigaMikeApril Fools Day  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Apr 1, 2012

GigaMike

Climbed Morris, Jenkins and Owens from Walker Pass.
Posted Jun 16, 2012 10:56 pm

lizklevyBirthday Summit!
Date Climbed: Jan 14, 2012

lizklevy

Tagged Owens and then Morris on the way out. Great way to spend my birthday!
Posted Apr 1, 2012 8:52 pm

krrt2000Indian Wells  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Nov 17, 1997

krrt2000

With Duane and Brent and dogs, long day hike, great view
Posted Feb 26, 2012 9:14 pm

seanoFrom Walker Pass  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Oct 10, 2011

seano

A really fun trail run. Tagged Jenkins on the way back. Trip report
Posted Feb 4, 2012 1:58 pm

soslawIWV  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Dec 4, 2011

soslaw

Ducks appear to be breeding on the IWV trail. 3 hours c2c
Posted Dec 4, 2011 10:52 pm

cabSW Ridge  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jun 13, 2010

cab

Hiked on PCT from Walker Pass. Also tagged Morris & Jenkins along the way.
Posted Jun 14, 2010 3:04 pm

LakesideHikerSW Ridge  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Mar 25, 2005

LakesideHiker

Went up with a group from Sea to Summit out of Bishop. Camped in the area for about 5 days and summited on the morning of the last day. No view as the summit was socked in with a snow shower.
Posted Apr 9, 2010 2:31 am

Princess ButtercupNice day w/ CLMRG Legends  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Feb 18, 2008

Princess Buttercup

Climbed w/ my friend Rachel, Al Green and Tom Sakai. Great day.
Posted Nov 30, 2009 11:13 pm

Rick KentIWV  Sucess!
Date Climbed: May 1, 2009

Rick Kent

My 8th time on the summit. This was my fastest summit time so far. 72 minutes 50 seconds to summit from the wooden fence at the Indian Wells trailhead. Round-trip time 1 hr 59 mins 47 secs.
Posted May 5, 2009 3:27 pm

NoonduelerHazy day  Sucess!
Date Climbed: May 17, 2000

Noondueler

Too bad. Sure the peak has great views.
Posted Nov 5, 2008 12:05 am

Dave DalyTwice A Knight...  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Oct 19, 2008

Dave Daly

Bagged it twice.....in one night! However, it was done to asssit in a SAR mission with China Lake SAR. Nice sunrise, however! ;)
Posted Oct 21, 2008 4:42 pm

dpsiebertIWV  Sucess!

dpsiebert

The drive in was trickier than the climb. Fun day.
Posted Aug 22, 2008 5:34 am

DebMother's Day  Sucess!
Date Climbed: May 11, 2008

Deb

Beats me what route we took! It was a trail MOST of the way but somehow we ended up doing the scree-scree dance on the southeastern side of the peak. Nice view of the valley and I enjoyed the wind up top emmensely! Thanks for the work-out Tina - I had no idea I was THAT out of shape! XXOO
Posted May 15, 2008 12:36 am

forjanIWV Trail  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Feb 16, 2008

forjan

My 4Runner got stuck in the snow but I managed to get us out. A late start from near the trailhead (started hiking at ~ 12:45pm with Tina). This time I found the nice, sandy trail down. Back at the car just after 5:30pm. A fun day out.

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Date Climbed: January 13, 2007
Route Climbed: IWV Trail

Hiked with awagher. We snow camped (about 1" of snow) outside at the trailhead (5,400') Friday night. Temperatures Saturday morning @ 7:30am were 8 degrees F. Started hiking at 8:10am. Got a bit off route 2/3 of the way up...eventually found the snow-covered trail to the summit. Reached the summit at 10:50am. Waited for Andrew. Had a steady 20mph cold wind up there. We avoided the snowy slabs on the way down but ended up descending a tedious talus with fresh snow (slippery). Back to the car at ~ 1:10pm (a leisurely 5 hrs car-to-car). Drove to Indian Wells Brewery afterwards to fill up with Lobotomy Bock.
Posted Feb 18, 2008 6:44 pm

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