Welcome to SP!  -

Windy Peak Climber's Log

Sort By:

[ Sign the Climber's Log ]
Viewing: 1-7 of 7    

gimpilatorWindy Creek  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 27, 2014


After hiking up Amphitheater, Cathedral, and Remmel in a 3 day trip, Heather and I decided to go for Windy as well before leaving the area. It was a very hot day and we didn't get to the trailhead until noon. The trail is still in shape enough to follow but it is overgrown in a few spots.
Posted Jul 30, 2014 8:21 pm

jacobsmithWindy Peak  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 19, 2011


Climbed on the way out from a backpacking trip to Horseshoe Basin, which was beautiful, but filled with hordes of mosquitos.
Posted Sep 16, 2012 12:43 pm

MrHoundJuly summit  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 22, 2012


Was actually headed to Horseshoe Basin and accidentally parked at the Windy Peak TH instead of the Iron Gate, so we decided to just go with it and tag Windy on our way in. Snow free on the way in, trail is hard to follow in places. Look for orange tape on a tree about 3 miles in where you need to cross the creek. On the way out July 23rd it snowed an inch or snow while we were on the mountain.
Posted Jul 24, 2012 3:47 pm

DoehleWindy Creek  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Sep 5, 2010


Saw a good sized bear, route flagged, but hard to follow in spots.
Posted Sep 8, 2010 7:12 pm

SummitQueenFantastic hike w/snow  Sucess!
Date Climbed: May 29, 2009


Harder to navigate trail from Sunny Pass in snow, especially first quarter of a mile. Stay low, but not low enough that you will hit a marsh area. All in all, a great hike. I was a TA for Wendy Walker's Spring Block this year 2009 - awesome D_shorb!
Posted Oct 13, 2009 2:33 am

bmwboarder7Windy Creek   Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 19, 2009


Went up the Windy Creek trail. The trail is overgrown in a few spots, but you can still tell where it should be from the sawed off trees for the trail. The burn area is a nice contrast of bright green brush/flowers and black trees. Beautiful day, sunny skies, no wind and warm at the top.
Posted Jul 20, 2009 8:36 pm

RyanTaro76Day Trip on a NOLS Outing  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 26, 2006
True to its name, it was hard to stand up atop the peak. There were several large fires burning in the north Paseyten Wilderness. A great place to view Mt. Diablo and Mt. Robinson. At Silver lake we gorged on blueberries and made friends with the mosquitoes.
Posted Mar 5, 2008 2:40 pm

Viewing: 1-7 of 7    
[ Return to 'Windy Peak' main page ]