Dyer Mountain Climber's Log

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chicagotransplant

chicagotransplant - Jan 9, 2006 8:52 pm

Route Climbed: West Ridge Date Climbed: October 8, 2005  Sucess!

This is a really fun scramble route, stick directly the ridge crest for some nice class 4 gendarmes!

shanahan96

shanahan96 - Aug 14, 2005 4:38 pm

Route Climbed: Southeast Slopes Date Climbed: February 10, 2005  Sucess!

1st winter centennial! easy hike up the iowa gulch road and a pretty, winter hike up the slopes to the snow covered south ridge.



jamie

miztflip

miztflip - Jun 11, 2005 11:21 am

Route Climbed: Upper Iowa Gulch Date Climbed: June 11, 2005  Sucess!

Climbed Dyer along with Gemini at night under clear skies. Seemed the most asthetic way to climb them with all the power lines up there.

IdahoSummits

IdahoSummits - Apr 7, 2005 10:49 pm

Route Climbed: South Ridge Date Climbed: 3/20/2005  Sucess!

Hiked to the head of the Iowa Ampitheater, then headed up to the south ridge. The south ridge was interesting (drifted and rocky) for the final 300 or 400 feet.

Brad Snider

Brad Snider - Oct 1, 2004 12:53 am

Route Climbed: Via Sherman and Gemini Date Climbed: June 22, 2004  Sucess!

I saw this mountain after I had climbed Sherman and Gemini, and made an enjoyable trip across the long narrow Gemini-Dyer saddle (yes, under the powerlines) and up to the summit. Great view of Elbert and Massive to the west. Also, good look at Sherman's west side.

Kane

Kane - Jun 18, 2004 7:20 pm

Route Climbed: outh Ridge from Gemini Date Climbed: Aug 17, 2002  Sucess!

Dyer makes for a nice side trip if your hiking Gemini or Sherman. I enjoyed the Little Sacramento Gulch approach up to Gemini. Although I have heard that there might be some private property issues with the appraoch.



Dyer is the proud owner of some ugly power lines that actually ascend over the Gemini/Dyer saddle. Those suckers buzzzz as well. What solitude I had on Gemini i lost quickly on Dyer.



Combine Gemini with Dyer Mountain and you can easily bust out two of Colorado's highest 100 with minimal effort.



I think Dyer's east face gets skied often as well.

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