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PrinceOfNorwayMidnight Hike  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 7, 2010

PrinceOfNorway

Left at midnight with a lot of other hikers. There were probably 50 people on the summit when the sun came up. It was very pretty. Thanks Timp!
Posted Oct 24, 2011 3:23 pm

brackhamVeterans Day 09  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Nov 11, 2009
My buddy and I made it up today. The climbers log on the summit indicates that no one has been up there for 5 days. Didn't use an ice axe or crampons, though both would have been helpful--lots of snow and ice on the trail above 9000 feet.
Posted Nov 11, 2009 11:17 pm

Dean2nd time up Timpanooke trail  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 14, 2009

Dean

I've been up both Aspen Grove and Timpanooke but I have to admit I like this trail the best. Both have positive aspects but maybe it is the less traffic aspect. MikerHiker and I went up this one today and we had perfect weather. While it took us close to 5 hours to summit, actual moving time was 4 hours. Both of us like to take pics so we often stopped to snap off shots and this changes the time spent actually hiking. Thanks to Mike for being a great companion, we had a fun day. The views from the top were just outstanding. Lots of people for a tuesday as well as the two big moose we saw and the twenty something goats. All this, just a few miles from Provo.
Posted Jul 14, 2009 10:12 pm

Bruce ChristensenIcy in October  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Oct 18, 2008

Bruce Christensen

Summitted in a little less than four hours. Lots of ice on the trails, but mixed conditions. Mostly ice up higher, but still lots of patches of rock. I brought MSR snow shoes and used them for traction, but wish that I would have brought crampons (probably steel, due to the mixed conditions) instead. What would have been perfect is those springy "crampons" they sell for shoveling your driveway.

1-2 feet of somewhat packed snow up higher. Had a nice hard sun/wind crust in the early morning, but softened up later.

Leaves have mostly changed/fallen off. It looks like I missed the beautiful fall colors by about a week. Some nice yellow aspen leaves down low, but everything was brown or gone higher up.

Ran into a surprising number of people. I didn't expect there to be so many this time of year. No one else who summitted had crampons, snow shoes, or ice ax, but there were frozen crampon tracks in the snow.

Really windy and pretty cold on top.
Posted Oct 18, 2008 9:46 pm

imontopProbably the prettiest  Sucess!

imontop

hike in the Wasatch.
Posted Jul 20, 2008 12:52 am

JDrakeThe best way to experience Timp  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 7, 2007

JDrake

I try to do this several times a year. Love it.
Posted Jul 12, 2008 9:31 pm

Matthew Van HornBeautiful trail  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jun 25, 2000

Matthew Van Horn

A buddy of mine and myself were the only people on this trail when we went up.
Posted Jul 7, 2006 9:33 pm

gruntTook this route twice  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Sep 3, 1999

grunt

Crowded trail, crowded weekend, but still a beautiful hike. I've been up this route twice on Labor Day weekends.
Posted Apr 10, 2006 1:03 am

dillweedRe: Took this route twice

dillweed

that's your main problem - weekends are a killer anymore, and especially holiday weekends! If you hike it on a Tuesday or something - you will see only a handful of people up there.
Posted Apr 13, 2006 9:11 pm

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