Gavilan Peak Climber's Log

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farrisgl - Jun 23, 2018 4:25 am Date Climbed: Jun 18, 2018

Northwest Ascent  Sucess!

We just moved to Anthem about 2 months ago. Trailhead off of 35th on a dirt road in very good condition. As of this writing a Real Estate sign was promoting 5 custom lots for sale. Hopefully will not impact access. The use trail was really all class 2. Only a couple of places were I needed to use my hands. Summiting was almost a surprise in getting up it fairly quick. Great view and glad it did it. Highly recommend.


mstender - Dec 27, 2016 11:18 pm Date Climbed: Dec 27, 2016

Easier than I thought  Sucess!

I had driven by this peak countless times and finally decided on a whim today to climb it. Approached from 35th street and up the northwest side. The use trail was fairly easy to follow and the scrambling was fun but shorter than I had expected. Nice views, fun peak.


scottmitch - Apr 5, 2009 9:11 pm Date Climbed: Apr 3, 2009

northwest  Sucess!

Easy class 2-3 with a bit of scrambling.

sidhayes - Jan 24, 2004 6:32 pm

Route Climbed: West side Date Climbed: March 12, 1972  Sucess!

In my quest years ago to climb every notable peak around the Valley of the Sun, I did this peak. Rode my bicycle from Phoenix, climbed it and returned. I remember great views and steep climbing.

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