Arrowhead Mountain Climber's Log

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seabadge

seabadge - Jan 6, 2013 5:15 pm Date Climbed: Jan 1, 2013

Happy New Years!

Dreary forest snowshoe slog to begin with, and the "scenic" railroad hike is less than pleasurable, but once you hit the ridge it's a joy. Great new years hike. Some of the best views I've seen in this area.

belowfellow

belowfellow - Oct 28, 2012 3:26 pm Date Climbed: Feb 4, 2012

standard  Sucess!

fun snowshoe with good views

Redwic

Redwic - Jan 11, 2012 10:45 pm Date Climbed: Jan 11, 2012

Nice Peak!  Sucess!

This peak was easy-going. Eric, Fletcher, Rob, Sergey, and I hiked up the snowy forested NE ridge slopes until reaching the east ridgetop at ~5000' elevation. From there, it looked like *a lot* of snowshoers and/or cross-country skiers had been following the ridgetop to the summit. The summit has great views, especially ofthe Chiwaukums, Jim Hill Mountain, and the Rock/Mastiff/Howard conglomerate. Highly recommended peak!

juneauhiker

juneauhiker - Feb 23, 2011 2:01 pm

Pesky snow  Sucess!

Snowshoed this with Bryan in low visibility. The E ridge itself was pretty fun but we encountered chunky, icy, deadfall-y snow in the trees that I wouldn't expect until late April, Welcome to the cascades I guess.

Josh Lewis

Josh Lewis - Jan 12, 2011 5:09 pm Date Climbed: Dec 27, 2010

Tough Day Out  Sucess!

I went without snowshoes a good ways which made the trip very tiring for me. For me it was harder than climbing Mount Rainier.

beaudaddy85

beaudaddy85 - Jan 10, 2011 1:05 pm Date Climbed: Jan 9, 2011

Long Day!!!  Sucess!

Snow was deep, temps were well below freezing, snow was flying, summit was breezy... It was a great winter destination. Not sure if our ascent was the typical route up but we found an easier way descending the NE ridge.

jkuresman

jkuresman - Oct 23, 2009 11:35 pm Date Climbed: Feb 16, 2003

Fun Winter Scramble  Sucess!

I've been up three times in winter on snowshoes. Each trip was via a different route. Finally did the usual NE ridge this past winter. It is the easiest route. All three were a lot of fun.

Curtissimo

Curtissimo - Feb 17, 2009 4:46 pm Date Climbed: Feb 15, 2009

with the two fellows below  Sucess!

some 12" of powder on top despite hard snow conditions below.

EastKing

EastKing - Feb 15, 2009 10:46 pm Date Climbed: Feb 15, 2009

Nasty weather but nice powder  Sucess!

Great trainer for larger climbs. Check out TR!! Did with Magellan, Gimpilator, QuetzalCoatl, Brent and Mad Dog from NWHikers.

gimpilator

gimpilator - Feb 15, 2009 7:52 pm Date Climbed: Feb 15, 2009

Bad Weather  Sucess!

It was totally clear on the drive in until we crossed over the pass and from then on it snowed for the rest of the trip. No views and a severe wind chill on the summit, but fun all the same. Here is the route recorded by my GPS. It is a kml file and should be viewed in Google Earth.

D Smith

D Smith - Jun 30, 2005 2:39 am

Route Climbed: NW Face Date Climbed: March 2004  Sucess!

A nice spring day for skiing. Good corn on the upper slopes, but a bit sloppy down low. Had the mountain to ourselves on this particular day.

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