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Genoa Peak

Postby hgrapid » Tue Jun 01, 2010 3:55 am

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Postby surgent » Thu Jun 03, 2010 11:01 pm

I recently adopted two New Mexico pages from a former SP member who is no longer active at SP. They were the two lowest-scoring pages on the N.M. list.

I have revamped them to include photos, clearer descriptions, updated links, etc...

http://www.summitpost.org/mountain/rock ... -peak.html

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http://www.summitpost.org/mountain/rock ... tains.html

I also took over four of his Arizona pages, which I am still working on.

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Postby surgent » Fri Jun 04, 2010 11:07 pm

Adopted pages:

I recently adopted four pages for mountains in Arizona from a former SP member. I have updated these pages, fixed old links, added new photos, and corrected information when appropriate.

Reiley Peak:
http://www.summitpost.org/mountain/rock ... -peak.html

Peloncillo Mountain
http://www.summitpost.org/mountain/rock ... ntain.html

Newman Peak
http://www.summitpost.org/mountain/rock ... -Peak.html
(includes southern route driving and hiking directions and AZ State land permit info)

Sierra Estrella Peak
http://www.summitpost.org/mountain/rock ... -Peak.html
(the driving and hiking directions have been heavily reworked to be more specific especially since roads out here get closed or bulldozed often.)

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Alpine Walk Peak

Postby hgrapid » Sun Jun 06, 2010 12:49 am

Alpine Walk Peak in the Mount Rose Wilderness, Nevada.
http://www.summitpost.org/mountain/rock/626959/alpine-walk-peak.html
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Postby Ed F » Mon Jun 07, 2010 1:21 am

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Postby lcarreau » Mon Jun 07, 2010 2:44 am




"You don't pull on Superman's cape,
You don't spit into the wind.
You don't pull the mask off of old Lone Ranger,
And you don't mess around on the north side of Nebo!

NICE.
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The road to Deseret

Postby Garfimi » Mon Jun 07, 2010 4:51 am

Ed F wrote:I added the Twin Couloirs on Deseret Peak

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Great pics! How was the road to the trailhead? Is it still washed out by the narrows?
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Postby Ed F » Mon Jun 07, 2010 1:38 pm


Great pics! How was the road to the trailhead? Is it still washed out by the narrows?


Nope. It's open all the way to the Loop Camp now. They must have fixed it this season. I sent a note to the owner of Deseret Peak.
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Postby Ed F » Mon Jun 14, 2010 3:59 am

Added Rishel Peak in the Silver Island Mountains.
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Postby lcarreau » Mon Jun 14, 2010 5:43 am

Recent photo of Black Crook Peak (Sheeprocks) in Utah's Outback :


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Postby lcarreau » Wed Jun 16, 2010 4:23 am

Yep, wonderin' where all that "melt water" will go?

Bryce looked mighty dry, lonely and windy last month ...

Not complaining, however ..


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Postby Clark_Griswold » Fri Jun 25, 2010 6:24 pm

New route for a lightly used mountain. I recommend it over the Bill Williams Trail, if bagging Bill Williams.
http://www.summitpost.org/route/632144/ ... trail.html
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Postby Sarah Simon » Fri Jun 25, 2010 10:18 pm

Anybody on SP who lives or has lived in central TX will recognize this local classic:

Mount Bonnell

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