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colinrRidge Traverse from Olsen to Black and around to Dunderberg  Sucess!
Date Climbed: May 20, 2017


Traverse with Eric Su and Mason.
Posted Jun 1, 2017 1:18 am

DebNE Face Climb/Ski  Sucess!
Date Climbed: May 20, 2017


Early morning ascent to beat the heat and slush. A gazillion gnats on the summit! Fantastic corny ski down!
Posted May 21, 2017 7:40 pm

hightinerarySouth of What?  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 17, 2016


I climbed Mt. Olsen first, then continued along the ridge to climb South Peak and Black Mountain. I found interesting rocks between South Peak and Black Mountain.
Posted Aug 17, 2016 4:18 pm

FairweatherFrom Virgina Lakes  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 12, 2015


Continued West on the ridge to Black Mountain and returned down the NE Ridge. Fun day with Todd.
Posted Oct 18, 2015 11:40 am

mjp20kBlack/South/Olsen Traverse  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 1, 2008


Part of a CA peak-bagging tour.
Posted Oct 28, 2013 8:02 pm

fedakOlsen/South/Black Traverse  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 13, 2013


2nd peak in a Olsen/South/Black traverse.
The ascent from the Olsen saddle to South was the hardest part of the traverse- but not really that difficult.

Pics and commentary are here.
Posted Jul 14, 2013 2:59 am

hgrapidWith Mount Olsen and Black Mountain.   Sucess!
Date Climbed: May 27, 2012


With Mount Olsen and Black Mountain. Very little snow for late May. Climbed up from the saddle between it and Olsen. Pretty nasty.
Posted May 29, 2012 12:50 am

bc44caesarEast Chutes  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jun 15, 2011


Climbed and skied the East Chutes in 2hr round trip. Good corn skiing made for nice tele turns.
Posted Jun 17, 2011 12:16 pm

danman3156East Face  Sucess!
Date Climbed: May 13, 2010


Climbed and skied the East Face.
Posted Jul 23, 2010 4:09 pm

NoonduelerGreat little peak!  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 28, 2008


Fine views south over Lundy and Lake Canyons, and north to Dunderberg.
Posted Nov 6, 2008 3:14 pm

Bob BurdTraverse from Mt. Olsen  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 5, 2008

Bob Burd

An easy, enjoyable day with Mike Larkin traversing from Olsen to Black Mtn. Trip Report
Posted Aug 29, 2008 8:10 pm

mlarkin2002Ridge Traverse  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 5, 2008
Traversed Olsen->South->Black as a loop with Bob. Good views, better than I was expecting.
Posted Aug 6, 2008 4:35 pm

A BitTraverse from Black Mtn  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jun 23, 2007

A Bit

A nice walk from the summit of Black Mountain along the connecting ridge.
Posted Aug 15, 2007 10:50 pm

cp0915North Ridge  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jun 27, 2007


A few factors joined together to make this the worst mountain experience I've ever had. What an awful scree slog. At least it's short.
Posted Jun 27, 2007 10:56 pm

bearbnzRoute Climbed: North Ridge Date Climbed: August 5, 2003


Ascended from the Virginia Lakes Trailhead, and continued from the summit to Black Mountain via a traverse of the connecting ridge.

Climbed again on May 29, 2004 for a Northeast Chute ski descent.

7/14/2011 From Virginia Lakes to summit and traverse to Black Mountain
8/14/2011 Same again
8/16/2011 Same again, after work
Posted Sep 7, 2003 12:14 pm

steelemanRoute Climbed: East Face Date Climbed: April 26, 2002  Sucess!


Climbed/Skied the east face. Photos can be found here
Posted Aug 18, 2003 12:00 am

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