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MadGrad96Wilson   Sucess!

MadGrad96

I love this area!
Posted Nov 1, 2013 7:53 am

DanielLWilson Peak from Kilpacker  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Sep 1, 2013

DanielL

Climbed standard route from Kilpacker Creek (16 miles RT) - long day but a great climb!
Posted Oct 4, 2013 11:29 pm

blueshadeSW Ridge w/ Gladstone  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jun 30, 2013

blueshade

Just under 3 hrs from Rock of Ages for the first 14er of the year. Bagged Gladstone while waiting for friends to summit Wilson.
Posted Jul 1, 2013 11:49 am

Paul McClellanFirst visit to Wilson Group  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jun 25, 2013

Paul McClellan

From the Rock of Ages TH. Joined 5 friendly locals from Telluride to climb from the upper saddle to the summit. Saw fire plumes to the east.
Posted Jun 30, 2013 2:46 pm

Fletch12 hr day in the snow  Sucess!
Date Climbed: May 26, 2013

Fletch

Long day with big packs and ugly conditions. Had a mini melt down, but held it together... Marmots up there are vicious...
Posted May 27, 2013 9:50 pm

milanGreat day  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 30, 2012
Finally a sunny day. Climb is very nice and a little spicy at the summit.
Posted Oct 21, 2012 5:40 pm

miztflipWith Gladstone  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 26, 2012

miztflip

Climbed along with Gladstone on a trip to Navajo Basin.
Posted Aug 28, 2012 10:02 pm

MikeyBFirst SJ 14er!  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 31, 2012

MikeyB

Solo ascent from the Rock of Ages TH. Great day with fabulous views. Definitely need to get down there for more!
Posted Aug 3, 2012 4:23 pm

bighornmonkeyin the rain
Date Climbed: Jul 7, 2012

bighornmonkey

11th 14er this year.
Pretty miserable conditions reaching the summit.
Posted Aug 2, 2012 11:54 am

Trailboss88via Rock of Ages & Peak 13,540  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 21, 2012

Trailboss88

Started at the Rock of Ages TH at 6:50am and entered the first basin. Semi-confusing trailsign mislead me to head up the basin with Silver Pick Mine. I then climbed up the end of the basin to the ridge, and followed it over Peak 13,540 (summit log tube at top) to the Rock of Ages saddle. Climbed peak via Southwest Ridge route. Was off the peak by noon, in time for intense T-storms at 13:00. Back to the TH by 2:30 after getting pelted by pea-marble sized hail. Another use for the climbing helmet!
Posted Jul 22, 2012 2:11 pm

DigglerGreat peak!  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jun 25, 2012

Diggler

with Faith, via new Rock of Ages trail (#429). New trail (props out to the forest service!) made it possible to take a trail to circumnavigate cockroach Nichols' private property. Well-marked trail to Rock of Ages col. Left TH @ 13.15 following long & late previous day (back @ TH/camp 23.31 after LONG day ascending/descending Lizard Head). Weather cooperated, though, & trail very easy to follow (easy route-finding from Rock of Ages col as well). Great day! Glad for your company, F.
Posted Jul 22, 2012 1:18 am

ChuckOFriends Reunion  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 11, 2012

ChuckO

Climbed with my best friend Robert N. - wonderful way to catch up on life after 2 years without a visit!!! Excellent high camp in Navajo Basin, including a visit from Mr. (giant black) Fox!!!
Posted Jul 17, 2012 3:56 pm

seanoFrom Silver Pick  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 14, 2012

seano

A quick jaunt across acres of scree. Only one more outing to finish the 14ers. Trip report.
Posted Jul 14, 2012 3:09 pm

Matt LemkeNice summit scramble  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jun 20, 2012

Matt Lemke

The first peak I took Josh on for our Colorado trip. He did great. The summit scramble was fun and the views of the El Diente/Wilson Traverse was great.
Posted Jul 11, 2012 11:07 pm

Josh LewisKicked my Butt!
Date Climbed: Jun 20, 2012

Josh Lewis

Awwww... This was the hardest peak of the trip. Capitol Peak was much much easier by comparison... but then again I was not used to the altitude. I got around 500 feet from the summit which Matt Lemke suggested I stop. After he continued I passed out and woke up feeling very sick feeling. One of the worst summit attempts I've had in a long time. But the mountain itself was good quality.
Posted Jul 11, 2012 3:07 am

HyadventureVia Rock of Ages  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 1, 2012

Hyadventure

The first peak of ten that week. Kinda dirty from the ROA saddle to the top. There's a nice section of easy third near the top.
Posted Jul 10, 2012 7:00 pm

Alex WoodBeautiful Peak  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jun 27, 2012

Alex Wood

Left Navajo Lake at 6am and got to the summit and 9:15am. Great summit was some of the most incredible views. We did this for a warm up for the Mt Wilson-El Diente Traverse. The day we summited was supposed to have awful weather (50% chance of thunderstomrs/rain. We had a little bit of rain on the summit, but nothing threatening hit us tell we started rolling down the hill. The Rock of Ages Mine is awesome..great place for rock hounding!
Posted Jun 29, 2012 3:54 pm

rgsaxmanFirst 14er  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 24, 2000

rgsaxman

13 years old at the time and quite an intro to big peak climbing!
Posted May 30, 2012 1:23 pm

SarahThompsonSummer & winter  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 26, 2006

SarahThompson

8/26/06 - Standard route from camp at Navajo Lake. Bad (electric) weather, shouldn't have climbed. Hid out in the little cabin below the Rock of Ages saddle to wait out storms on the way up and down!

1/14/12 - Winter ascent from Cross Mountain Trailhead. Dropped into upper Bilk Basin and climbed south slopes to join the standard route on the southwest ridge.
Posted Jan 29, 2012 3:05 pm

LadyWawaScary weather!
Date Climbed: Aug 1, 2011

LadyWawa

Tons of marmots though! :)
Posted Nov 24, 2011 9:08 am

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