Welcome to SP!  -
Sort By:


[ Sign the Climber's Log ]
Viewing: 1-17 of 17    

Old School WBCannot beat this summit view!  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Sep 19, 1996

Old School WB

First time up this peak, Sept. 19, 1996 with Ian Hunt. Been up a few more times back in the 1990's. Incredible summit views.
Posted Apr 30, 2012 2:50 pm

gimpilator9 Peaks In 9 Days  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Sep 8, 2011

gimpilator

This was the 6th peak of our hiking extravaganza. I had some trouble when I decided to follow a well-defined path which traverses the final slope rather than staying near the crest. I learned never to trust multiple cairns in Alberta. After backtracking, I found my way to the summit. There was only one short scramble section which seemed a bit sketchy.

Posted Sep 16, 2011 3:10 pm

klwagargreat day  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 8, 2011

klwagar

Peak to myself and a pleasant jaunt
Posted Aug 11, 2011 1:55 am

attimountNormal route  Sucess!

attimount

After being soaked all night long in the camp we decided to leave Athabasca for next time and go up Wilkox, witch was a really good decision. Amazing views from the summit.
Posted Feb 12, 2011 10:04 pm

William MarlerWonderful day  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jun 26, 2010

William Marler

Great outing incredable view. Highly recommended,
Posted Jun 28, 2010 3:00 pm

theAxemanLots of hiking up here  Sucess!

theAxeman

Had lots of nice days here, posted this log before as Climbwild.
Posted Jan 3, 2010 11:00 am

nbasfordSept ember winter fun  Sucess!

nbasford

Needed short rope in snow
Posted Dec 31, 2007 1:01 am

MattGreeneEnjoyable  Sucess!
The climb was much more interesting than I thought. Incredible views of glaciers across the Parkway.
Posted Dec 1, 2007 6:14 pm

GCutforthSE Ridge - Winter  Sucess!

GCutforth

Skied up most of the way. Roped up working the snow and cornices along the ridge up top. This as an early experience in the alpine for me and I abolutely loved it.
Posted Nov 30, 2007 2:19 am

MtnMagicScramble route  Sucess!

MtnMagic

Nice peak, great views, interesting scramble.
Posted Oct 20, 2007 12:09 pm

Dow WilliamsMount Wilcox  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Oct 25, 2006

Dow Williams

2 hours to the summit, 3.5 total from the Icefield Parkway Center. One of the quickest trips in Kane's book. Trying to squeeze in one more before a big front moves in a ton of fresh snow. As you can see from the photos, the Icefields are starting to kick up some stuff. One easy and quick scramble with enough snow and exposure to make it a moderate. One lone ram came running all the way over to me from quite the distance, to where I could reach out and touch him. He was just incredibly curious. Eventually walked right by me.
Posted Oct 26, 2006 9:32 pm

Linda BretonSE Ridge/Scramble Route  Sucess!

Linda Breton

Hot summery conditions for fall, with forest fire smoke filling the valley. Warm and windless at the summit. A short scramble with exceptional views - recommended!
Posted Oct 11, 2006 2:38 pm

couchclimberscramble route  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Oct 8, 2006

couchclimber

some snow on the route made the scrambling a bit sketchy at times as it was a lot steeper and more exposed than I thought it would be. Bushwhacked on the way up but found a trail on decent through the forest for the most part. Nice view all around on a sunny calm day. Kind of cool to see the glacier from that viewpoint and all the tourist on it.
Posted Oct 9, 2006 8:14 pm

HulioSoutheast Ridge  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 17, 2006

Hulio

Everything people said it was! Awesome views towards the icefield, but also awesome views of Wilcox Pass! It's boggling to imagine the size of the glacier that once carved out the pass.
Posted Sep 3, 2006 6:13 am

boisedocGreat  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 3, 2006

boisedoc

Great scramble from the Icefield Center. Incredible views.
Posted Aug 12, 2006 4:39 am

T SharpSouth Ridge  Sucess!

T Sharp

Very nice peak and excellent views of the Columbia Icefield
Posted Aug 6, 2006 12:19 am

climbwildDone it several times

climbwild

Climbed this mountain by the Southeast Ridge twice. Best damn view of the Columbia Icefield that you'll ever get for a two hour scramble.

To see a route page - Mt. Wilcox Southeast Ridge

For a comprehensive study of this peak, with many photos, see Mt. Wilcox.

Both pages are found on my personal adventure site, climbwild.net/.
Posted Apr 15, 2006 6:39 pm

Viewing: 1-17 of 17    
[ Return to 'Wilcox Peak (Mount Wilcox)' main page ]