Bighorn Peak Climber's Log

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cwharringtonlaw - May 12, 2011 1:37 pm Date Climbed: Jul 12, 2009

Weekender  Sucess!

Tagged Ontario and Bighorn on an overnight in Icehouse Canyon. Great area.


GigaMike - Feb 4, 2011 12:27 am Date Climbed: Jul 4, 2010

Baldy 11 Peaks  Sucess!

Hiked to Bighorn Peak as part of my 11 peaks day hike.


MtnDoser - Dec 10, 2010 10:49 pm Date Climbed: Apr 15, 2010

Straight up from the Saddle  Sucess!

First time in the San Gabriels. Loved every minute of it!

Dave Daly

Dave Daly - Nov 17, 2010 12:29 pm Date Climbed: Nov 13, 2010

3 Of 4  Sucess!

Nice and easy by following the saddle between Cucamonga and this peak. Found TacoDelStinko's stickers in the summmit register. Ice climbing in the San Gabriel's? Good luck with that.


cab - Dec 7, 2009 5:50 pm Date Climbed: Dec 5, 2009

From Ontario  Sucess!

Went up Falling Rock Canyon to Sugarloaf, across the ridge to Ontario, continuing on to Bighorn. Went down to the Bighorn-Cucamonga saddle, up Cucamonga, then over to Etiwanda.


Blackmouth - Jul 29, 2009 9:55 pm Date Climbed: Jul 29, 2009

Trilogy  Sucess!

Climbed Ontario, Bighorn and Cucamonga Peaks. Started at the icehouse trail head. I only planned on Ontario and Bighorn but Cucamonga was right there so I did it again. 8 1/2 hours car to car. I almost stepped on a southern pacific rattle snake on the descent about a half mile from the car. Beautiful day to be outdoors.


NavySeabee - Jun 29, 2009 1:54 pm Date Climbed: Jun 26, 2009

Direct from Icehouse Saddle  Sucess!

Nice hike/climb to stretch the legs on a Friday afternoon. No summit log unfortunately. Great views of the San Gabriels despite the haze.


Robb - Jun 26, 2009 12:11 pm Date Climbed: Jun 24, 2009

Via Icehouse  Sucess!

We hit this peak on the way back from Ontario. A bit windy on the summit, but it felt great as it was a warm day.


SierraCJ - Jun 1, 2009 9:28 am Date Climbed: May 30, 2009

Bighorn sheep on Bighorn Peak  Sucess!

From Icehouse to Ontario Peak and then Bighorn Peak. Saw at least 2 Nelson bighorn sheep at Bighorn-Ontario saddle. Great hike with my son! Straight down Bighorn north slope to Icehouse saddle.


gaudzdice51 - May 30, 2009 9:53 pm Date Climbed: May 30, 2009

W/ Ontario Peak  Sucess!

Climbed with my dad after Ontario Peak. Saw 2 Big Horn on the way to Ontario, then my dad spotted 4 more on Bighorn Peak! Descended the canyon north from the summit of Bighorn. Very fun.

Climber Dave

Climber Dave - Apr 2, 2009 3:53 pm Date Climbed: Feb 28, 2009

From the saddle  Sucess!

Went with a large group, up the canyon to Ice House Saddle, and up the side then back down Delker Canyon. Great day, good weather with some winds on top, lots of good snow for a long glisade down.


oso1212 - Dec 13, 2008 10:34 pm Date Climbed: Dec 13, 2008

From Ontario  Sucess!

Cold and windy.


wyopeakMike - Nov 29, 2008 8:03 pm

Cuca and Onta traverse  Sucess!

Back in the 80's a friend and I hiked up Cucamonga, then Bighorn, then Ontario, on a fine day. Back when nobody had computers, and you could not share your story with any interested folks. I first really learned how to truly posthole snow when I made a winter ascent long ago. I was hoping to do Ontario, but waist deep postholing made me go straight up to the top of Bighorn. Now I am a skier and snowshoer, but I still remember that hard lesson of deep, deep postholing


MelitoIrpino - Nov 9, 2008 12:35 pm Date Climbed: Nov 8, 2008

Ontario and Bighorn  Sucess!

Took the trail from Icehouse Canyon and then the trail to Bighorn Peak. Didn't want to backtrack on the trail on the way down so I went down a canyon almost due north about 800 feet and hit the trail very close to Icehouse Saddle.


Ze - Oct 20, 2008 10:03 pm Date Climbed: Oct 11, 2008

Went with SoCalHiker  Sucess!

3rd and final peak of the day


SoCalHiker - Oct 13, 2008 11:26 am Date Climbed: Oct 11, 2008

Sugarloaf - Ontario - Bighorn  Sucess!

Went up Falling Rock Canyon and the first scree slope west to the peak immediately east of Sugarloaf summit. Continued further on the ridge to Ontario Peak. Climbed Bighorn on the standard trail and descended from the summit directly to Icehouse saddle. Great hike with a lot of up and down steep scree slopes.


TripoliRick - Jun 30, 2008 10:16 pm

Is this really "a peak"  Sucess!

Been up lots of times including once with a Richard Nixon.


mdougherty - Apr 24, 2008 6:28 pm Date Climbed: May 27, 2007

From Ontario  Sucess!

Went up Icehouse Canyon, then on to Ontario and back via Bighorn. Nice hike.


ckerth - Apr 4, 2008 2:31 am Date Climbed: Mar 25, 2007

Via Falling Rock Canyon  Sucess!

Climbed up Falling Rock Canyon and got Sugarloaf, Ontario, and Bighorn


135driver - Jun 7, 2007 7:53 pm

BigHorns  Sucess!

Done this one several times with the bro's including my actual brother. All the gabriel peaks top my favorite list. Done via icehouse, kelly's camp, that whole hooplah.

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