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Eric Hollesweet peak!  Sucess!
Date Climbed: May 24, 2010

Eric Holle

We had high winds and snow in the morning, but as we neared the summit, it was clearing quickly. We continued on to Matterhorn and Broken Hill that day.
Posted Jun 7, 2010 3:24 pm

dclimb14meFavorite  Sucess!


One of my favorites, done with the Matterhorn
Posted Apr 26, 2010 12:29 am

theREALCarpeDMstandard route  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Sep 14, 2008


I always say that the summit pitch has more intimidating exposure than any 14er I've done so far (except Sunlight's summit block).
Posted Apr 8, 2010 7:11 pm

SarahThompsonSummer & Winter  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 2, 2005


7/2/05 - Climbed the standard route from Matterhorn Creek TH. Fun scramble with a great finish. Continued on to Uncompahgre afterwards. Long day.

1/10/10 - Winter summit! Backpacked to a bit past Matterhorn Creek TH (over 7 miles) and climbed Wetterhorn the following day following more or less the standard route. Tough but very rewarding summit!
Posted Jan 12, 2010 12:53 am

JB99Wow  Sucess!


Some of the most beautiful scenery I have been to in Colorado. Surreal.
Posted Dec 9, 2009 6:40 pm

Darren9fun day  Sucess!


guided a climb with Wilderness pursuits from WSC in Gunnison.
Posted Nov 7, 2009 12:37 am

PHenryWest Fork to Wetterhorn   Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 25, 2009


Long hike in , but a great day in the San Juans !!
Posted Oct 8, 2009 9:53 am

colinpenceOne of the finest peaks...  Sucess!


...that I never saw (we climbed it in the clouds). I do remember some terrific columbines along the trail, and some fun scramblilng to reach the summit. I'd love to go back some day and experience the radical dropoffs and tremendous views I have seen in the pictures.
Posted Sep 17, 2009 7:23 pm

PhenomenalWomanAKA "Ladderhorn"   Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 16, 2009


Climbed from Matterhorn TH attempting to do Wetterhorn and Uncompahgre on the same day. Ran into a bit of dehydration/sickness before reaching the ridge. Decided to stick to Wetterhorn and was able to push through and summit. Actual climb was not as hard as expected, with the final summit pitch feeling like taking a ladder to the top. Thoroughly enjoyed the summit and amazing views surrounding us. A bittersweet moment to gaze upon beautiful Uncompahgre. Next time!
Posted Aug 23, 2009 4:22 pm

EleutherosEasy Breezy Beautiful Wetterhorn  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 16, 2009


Best-laid plans had us climbing Wetterhorn in the wee hours of the morning, followed by the hulking mass of Uncompahgre around noon. While the weather held and puffy cumulus remained cheerful, some of our party could not make both peaks. Unwilling to abandon the others, I chose to savor the slopes of Wetterhorn and leave Uncompahgre for another trip. This peak was much easier than expected, delivering only a short, docile class 3 section just below the summit.
Posted Aug 20, 2009 2:20 am

shanrickvGreat Scrambling  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 11, 2009


Great climb on a beautiful mountain. I really enjoyed the final 800 feet of scrambling.
Posted Aug 11, 2009 11:38 pm

skorpeogood time  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 1, 2009


If you pay attention it's not too bad.

We started at 4:15 AM, Ouch.
Posted Aug 4, 2009 11:56 am

Brad SniderAesthetic 14er  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 25, 2009

Brad Snider

Solid rock and a fun summit pitch. The scrambling was so fun, it ended too abruptly. Also scrambled to the top of the Ship's Prow for a good view of the other climbers coming down the summit pitch.
Posted Jul 31, 2009 11:04 pm

TahawusWetterhorn Peak (Colorado)  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 18, 2009


Climbed via the Southeast Ridge from Matterhorn Creek. Saw many marmots from where the trail first reached treeline all the way to the summit. Good rock and near-perfect weather make this a hike to remember. The views of neighboring Uncompahgre and the central San Juans were incredible.
Posted Jul 25, 2009 5:00 pm

Liba Kopeckovanice climb  Sucess!

Liba Kopeckova

Again accompanied by my dog Duchess.
Start: Matterhorn Creek trailhead.
Posted Jul 10, 2009 8:48 am

strudolyubovWetterhorn via SE ridge  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jun 27, 2009


Climbed Wetterhorn via SE ridge route. Good conditions on the ridge and its east side. There is still some snow/ice on the west side of the ridge. The final gully section was dry. Good weather, great views!

09/06/2010: Climbed Wetterhorn/Matterhorn combo from Henson Creek Road. Perfect weather, nice hike/scramble, - great day in San Juans!
Posted Jun 27, 2009 10:44 pm

byatesSouth Ridge August 06  Sucess!


From Matterhorn TH combined with Uncompahgre in six hours. August 06
Posted Dec 6, 2008 11:16 pm

srclimb1Fun Class 3  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 14, 2008


Short but sweet.2nd 14er back in CO in 10 days! On the way down, saw at least 500 sheep in the alpine valley at about 12,000'. Pretty cool! Perfect weather.
Posted Oct 14, 2008 11:34 am

MountainHikerCOThird Time  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 30, 2008


This was my third climb of Wetterhorn. We did the standard SE ridge route from Matterhorn Trailhead. My second climb was on Aug 29, 1998.
Posted Sep 14, 2008 1:05 pm

seanoLong ago  Sucess!


With the family. The last bit isn't all that bad -- steep, but short.
Posted Sep 5, 2008 7:36 pm

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