Dunderberg Peak Climber's Log

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haishan - May 24, 2011 1:16 am Date Climbed: May 7, 2011

SE gully  Sucess!

Skied the steep gully directly above VA Lakes trailhead... bullet proof on top and softening to perfect corn near the bottom. Ran a 2nd lap up the VA Lakes bowl to the west.


ScottHanson - Aug 31, 2010 11:40 pm Date Climbed: Aug 3, 2010

Dunderberg from Trumbull Lake  Sucess!

Warm-up mountain for Sierra Challenge 2010.


danman3156 - Jul 23, 2010 4:06 pm Date Climbed: May 15, 2010

Ski descent  Sucess!

Nice ski descent. Winter conditions in May.


cp0915 - Jul 15, 2010 10:33 am Date Climbed: Jun 20, 2010

Dunderberg  Sucess!

2:25 RT. Bagged Dry Creek Knoll earlier that morning.


mrchad9 - Jun 28, 2010 12:04 am Date Climbed: Jun 27, 2010

Moat Lake  Sucess!

Up the ridge from Moat Lake, down one or two gullies over further east. Super views.


granjero - Sep 13, 2009 2:53 pm

tons of fun  Sucess!

corn farming at its finest! tele'd the east ridge and southeast summit


boyblue - Aug 13, 2009 10:39 pm Date Climbed: May 11, 1985

East Ridge  Sucess!

When I got to the east summit, I found huge dark clouds building over the main Sierra crest. I literally ran to the top of the main west peak scawled my name in the register, took a couple of pictures and ran back. It snowed only briefly as I descended the long chute to the southeast. Guess I could've spent more time on top. It snowed hard on Tioga on the way home and I was lucky not to have to put on the chains.


Kara - Jul 7, 2009 3:18 pm Date Climbed: May 16, 2009

True Summit, North Couloir, to Green Creek Couloir  Sucess!

Fantastic ski off summit to North Couloir. Long slog to Green Creek Couloir.


Kara - Jul 7, 2009 3:16 pm Date Climbed: Apr 18, 2009

False summit, South Couloir  Sucess!

Ladies only ski, perfect weather/corn


wmolland - Apr 28, 2009 4:27 pm Date Climbed: Apr 26, 2009

SE Ski descent  Sucess!

The big SE Bowl on the eastern peak (the lower one) is an awesome ride.


bcd - Apr 19, 2009 4:40 pm Date Climbed: Apr 19, 2009

Dunderberg  Sucess!

Up the east face and down the north couloir to Green Creek. The snow is melting quickly!


Noondueler - Nov 2, 2008 12:21 am Date Climbed: Jul 8, 1997

Dumb on Dunderberg  Sucess!

Film jammed up, slogging up the scree castle of my dreams. Got some good shots of Dunders fine views, out-weighing the climb. Down the south slope of funless tediousness rubble.

A Bit

A Bit - Aug 2, 2008 7:50 pm Date Climbed: Aug 2, 2008

Dunderberg Meadow Road  Sucess!

Nice to have a clear smokeless sky after all the California wildfires this year. The views were great.


pjgordon - Oct 17, 2007 5:45 pm Date Climbed: Apr 19, 2007

SE Ridge

No snow, nothing but loose scree. A large boulder rocked and rolled across one of my friends knee, so we turned back for some other peaks. Will try again in the winter.

Michael Graupe

Michael Graupe - Aug 6, 2007 8:42 pm Date Climbed: Aug 2, 2007

Traverse from Excelsior  Sucess!

Warm-up hike for the 2007 Sierra Challenge. Traversed the ridge from Excelsior and got chased off the summit by thunderstorms.

Adamus - Jul 21, 2007 4:37 am Date Climbed: Jul 14, 2007

Southwest Slope  Sucess!

Decent scramble. Solid. Straight up ridge from TH. 1:15 up.


JasonH - May 13, 2007 10:29 pm Date Climbed: Apr 29, 2007

Route Climbed: SW Slopes

The whole south face was melted out. A combination of late start, not enough time, and no snow made us turn around at 10 am. The climb was a slog up talus and scree. We wanted to stick to the ridge but the rock was loose so the hand holds were really sketchy. I will try this mountain again but only if there is snow.


jonhersh - Sep 11, 2006 5:39 am Date Climbed: Sep 4, 2006

Route Climbed: SE Ridge  Sucess!

Tried to avoid the loose stuff on the slopes by sticking to the ridge. However, seemed like some of the 3rd class rock wasn't real solid.

Summit was windy, but the views were great.

Desert Solitaire

Desert Solitaire - Sep 27, 2005 9:08 pm

Route Climbed: SW Slopes Date Climbed: September 25, 2005  Sucess!

I tried to think of something nice to say about this peak, but couldn't think of any. Pretty much a slog any way up or down.


uwjennie - Sep 25, 2005 9:45 pm

Route Climbed: SW Slopes Date Climbed: Sept. 24, 2005  Sucess!

Pretty much a slog with some class 2-3.

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