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MattKSouth Ridge  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jun 20, 2014


With the pup.
Posted Feb 10, 2015 8:16 pm

shknbkeNorth ridge from W. Partner  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 13, 2010


Finished a long day of scrambling with Outpost after doing the Partner traverse. This ridge run is relatively easy after getting off the upper slopes of West Partner until you get to the saddle. From here, you negotiate of series of towers. The crux tower is Point 12241, which we bypassed via a gully descent on the west side.
Posted Aug 15, 2010 3:34 pm

chicagotransplantSouth Ridge  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Nov 21, 2009


Only one run open at Vail, so I decided to extend hiking season with a trip up "Outpost". Climbed via the South Ridge, dry to 10,200' (gotta love the south facing slopes in fall!), minimal snow above that - gaitors, no snowshoes. Great views of the surrounding higher peaks.
Posted Nov 23, 2009 10:07 am

coloradoiceclimberAwesome Ski Route!  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Mar 5, 2006


What a great day out! The Weather couldn't have been better. The stats on this route are deceiving. Great Winter peak for Chris and the dogs (Denali & Yukon) and I!
Posted Mar 6, 2006 9:08 pm

miztflipFantastic Outing  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Mar 5, 2006


Awesome day. Jared (coloradoiceclimber) and I skinned up on excellent snow until the final 200 feet or so. The views from the top were without rival on a clear day. The snow softened up on the way down and provided excellent skiing until the final 600ft at the bottom which was extremely soft and difficult in the nearly 50 degree heat.
Posted Mar 6, 2006 12:19 am

Timothy PearlSummit on a crappy snow day  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Feb 13, 2006

Timothy Pearl

Summited via South Ridge with Eric H on telemark skis. Weather was very interesting, overcast-fluuries-clear. Snow was miserably crusty for most of the descent. Had some intersesting crashes. Great summit for the views of surrounding valleys. 5 hours up, 2.5 tough hours down. 8am-4.5pm.
Posted Feb 14, 2006 4:48 pm

Timothy PearlRoute Climbed: South Ridge Date Climbed: Feb. 1, 2006

Timothy Pearl

Broke a lot of powder trail to treeline. Heavy snow and wind turned us (James and I) around. Wanted a clear day to scope out/ photo Mt Solitude. Trail is broken... till it snows a bunch this weekend. Skiing is good up there, save me some lines.
Posted Feb 2, 2006 12:19 am

JonBradfordRoute Climbed: South Ridge Date Climbed: Febuary 2005  Sucess!


One of the most scenic winter climbs I have been on. Thanks Kane for the suggestion.

Posted Dec 23, 2005 10:07 am

KaneRoute Climbed: South Ridge Date Climbed: early Feb of 2005  Sucess!


A very satisfying climb to a summit with excellent views of the central Gore Range. The weather was perfect as well as the company.
Posted Feb 24, 2005 3:23 pm

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