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NiederbayerWest Ridge  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Oct 2, 2011


sunny day - no one else in sight - summited Atlantic too
Posted Oct 2, 2011 7:01 pm

theREALCarpeDMwith Atlantic from McCullough Gulch  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jun 25, 2011


Up Pacific's SE slopes, down the NE slopes around Pacific Tarn, and back over to do Atlantic's NE slopes. A moderate snow climb. Took Okie on this trip.
Posted Jun 25, 2011 9:38 pm

Matt LemkeMohawk Lakes-Pacific Tarn  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Sep 12, 2010

Matt Lemke

Climbed Pacific and Atlantic starting from the Mohawk Lakes trailhead and climbing the loose crap of a slope to Pacific Tarn.
Atlantic done first than the traverse to Pacific.
BTW...Do NOT do that slope in the summer. Do the east ridge instead
Posted Dec 20, 2010 6:08 am

thatnissanguywinter ascent of North Ridge, traverse to Atlantic  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Dec 4, 2010


GREAT summit. Loved every minute of the North Ridge.
Posted Dec 18, 2010 7:54 pm

MikeyBUp the West Ridge  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Apr 17, 2010


Stay on the ridge to entire way up-very fun and challenging with snow! Climbed with Tim P. in blustery/snowy conditions.
Posted Oct 2, 2010 1:10 pm

Sarah SimonNortheast Slopes via Spruce Creek   Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 22, 2010

Sarah Simon

In retrospect, I should have known better...this route in late August, with no snow, is a horror. Steep and loose, football-sized rocks and larger launching. Heck, the melting snow was launching rocks up to fist-sized. Without snow, there is absolutely NOTHING stable about this line. Awful crux section on an otherwise delightful mountain.
Posted Aug 22, 2010 11:10 pm

boisedocridge walk  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 21, 2009


walked up from Atlantic. cool North Face.
Posted Jul 24, 2009 9:44 am

KieferNorth Couloir  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 12, 2009


One hell of a line! I can see what Roach and Cooper mean by this climb being one of the best and hazardous.
For early July, snow continued all the way to the col with a 6' ice section at the crux and patchy ice after this.
A very decent climb.
Continued on to Atlantic, re-climbed Pacific and on to Crystal and Father Dyer afterwards with Stephanie.
Posted Jul 13, 2009 9:08 pm

mattpayne11Very Memorable  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jun 14, 1987


Notable memories:

1. Our trailer hitch broke on this trip, necessitating us to dump our trailer upside down on top of our pick-up truck.

2. My mom quit smoking this trip.

3. I wanted to do the "ridge-walk" to Fletcher but my dad advised that it was not a safe route to do this time of year (it was very snowy).
Posted Apr 27, 2009 2:14 am

km_donovanFrom Maflower Gultch  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Nov 16, 2008


Lots of snow but not enough to warrant snowshoes. Finally abandoned the "normal route" and picked a couloir and up we went. Tagged the summit and bailed out of the wind. Because of the hour we had to forgo Atlantic.
Posted Nov 21, 2008 3:30 pm

BLongPacific and Atlantic


Climbed Pacific and Atlantic peaks in 2001 with some good friends.
Posted Oct 6, 2008 10:56 pm

Mots010From Atlantic  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Sep 7, 2008


Easy jaunt from Atlantic...
Posted Sep 25, 2008 11:11 pm

ripper333east ridge  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 24, 2008
gorgeous weather ..fun ridge... nice to experience the highest lake in north america..
this area was incredibly lush..... climbed with jesse..
Posted Aug 27, 2008 10:10 pm

Woodie HopperNorth ridge  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 25, 2008

Woodie Hopper

Climbed from Crystal Peak before Atlantic. Tiring talus slope before the summit. Nice views. Started at Mayflower Gulch.
Posted Aug 25, 2008 11:12 pm

heather14Our own route  Sucess!
Date Climbed: May 31, 2008


We planned on the North Couloir, but started too late. Made our way up the ridge then the summit. Great day overall. Definitely going back to do the couloir!
Posted Jun 1, 2008 11:24 pm

SarahThompsonTwice, Std route & North Couloir  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Oct 1, 2005


10/1/05 - Mayflower Gulch approach. Traversed from Crystal and then continued along ridge to Atlantic. New snow made talus hopping difficult & annoying.

6/12/09 - Attempt #2 at the North Couloir after backing off two weeks earlier due to unsafe snow conditions. Approached via Mohawk Basin. The cornice was frequently shedding snow down a large runnel on both of my early morning visits. A great line that deserves a bit more respect than the average Colorado snow climb.
Posted May 16, 2008 5:55 pm

MountainHikerCOMcCullough Gulch  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Oct 13, 1991


This was my first climb of Pacific. We climbed Atlantic as well from the McCullough Gulch trailhead. I returned to this pair 9-2-06.
Posted Mar 4, 2008 8:17 pm

DharmaBum1984West Ridge  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Oct 5, 2007


Fun scramble up the west ridge followed by lunch with the ravens at Pacific Tarn, then on to Atlantic and back down to Mayflower Gulch.
Posted Jan 19, 2008 1:51 am

Foxy Long BottomsWest Ridge  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Sep 24, 2007

Foxy Long Bottoms

Fun, mellow day. Summated Atlantic again too. Hiked with the roozers.
Posted Sep 22, 2007 8:13 pm

thebeave7West Ridge  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Sep 1, 2007


A nice scramble along the direct ridgeline netted some exposure, a few class 4 moves and lots of fun. A quick jaunt from the mining remnants(traversed to Atlantic afterwards).
Posted Sep 3, 2007 1:47 am

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