Grizzly Peak Climber's Log

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MountainHikerCO - Mar 5, 2008 9:42 pm Date Climbed: May 16, 1992

with Torreys  Sucess!

This was my first climb of Grizzly. I approached from Loveland Pass and continued on to Torreys. The weather was brewing so I descended to Stevens Gulch trailhead. I was then fortunate enough to get a ride from there back to Loveland Pass.


MattK - Dec 28, 2007 6:06 pm Date Climbed: Jun 2, 2007

Grizzly  Sucess!

Wife, dog and I. Real fun hike!

Larry V

Larry V - Nov 25, 2007 11:44 pm Date Climbed: Nov 24, 2007

Sniktau-Grizzly combo  Sucess!

Cold clear day, snow is not deep yet. Climbed with Ray E. Hadn't been at elevation for quite awhile so both of us were pretty gassed by the end of the day. Need to do this more often! Loveland Pass.


Niederbayer - Oct 13, 2007 4:46 pm Date Climbed: Oct 13, 2007

From Loveland Pass  Sucess!

nice hike - almost stepped on two ptarmigans - birds weren't scarred at all (they just ignored me)and I could observe them from a yard distance


beefcake - Aug 31, 2007 3:35 pm Date Climbed: Aug 19, 2007

en route

en route to torreys peak went up and over grizzly via loveland pass...this was my favorite part of the entire day. challenging and fun fun fun!!!!!! this is probably my most favorite climb to date.


mtelbertman - Aug 19, 2007 11:05 am Date Climbed: Aug 18, 2007

my first in a year  Sucess!

I hadn't climbed anything in a year due to various reasons, so I found out that I was not in the best of shape, but was still fun.


Chris - Jul 19, 2007 4:12 pm Date Climbed: Jul 18, 2007

Nice hike  Sucess!

Combined with Sniktau for a nice little tour of the divide from Loveland. A little under 3 hours roundtrip, including Sniktau.


winterfae - Jul 7, 2007 12:09 pm Date Climbed: Jul 7, 2007

Loveland Pass  Sucess!

Got an early start just around 4:30 am, summited by 6:20 am and enjoyed the beautiful 360 views as long as I could stand the cold wind. The ups and downs on this hike keep the heart rate up going both directions, but it's definitely worth it and a great way to start the morning. Back to the car by 8:30 am keeping us just at 4 hours and at work by 9:30 am. Gosh I love living here!

Jerry S

Jerry S - Jul 5, 2007 1:46 pm Date Climbed: Jul 4, 2007

Route Climbed: Loveland Pass  Sucess!

Left the pass at 6:00am, reached the summit by 8:30. Continued on to Torrey's and made my second summit of Grizzly by noon on the return from Torrey's. This made for a long day (10 miles round trip), but a nice way to celebrate the 4th.

Chad Couch

Chad Couch - Jun 16, 2007 6:05 pm Date Climbed: Jun 16, 2007

Great day...  Sucess!

Five hours round-trip from summit to car (includes 30 minutes on the summit). Much less windy up at Loveland Pass than the previous week. Climbed alone and had the summit to myself.


WestEndAllStar - May 25, 2007 9:21 pm Date Climbed: Apr 28, 2007

Loveland Pass Route  Sucess!

Fun climb, great views, but the sun reflecting off the snow felt like an oven.


altitude14er - Apr 21, 2007 6:30 pm Date Climbed: Apr 21, 2007

Rute Climbed: Loveland Pass  Sucess!

What can I say? Great views. A straightforward climb done in 6 hours roundtrip at a liesurely pace. Afternoon snow showers made for an interesting descent.

Eric Holle

Eric Holle - Mar 9, 2007 3:40 pm Date Climbed: Mar 5, 2007

Snizzly  Sucess!

Climbed in combination with Sniktau from Loveland Pass. Climbed with my brother Paul, and friend PJ.

Old Ickabod

Old Ickabod - Feb 19, 2007 6:14 pm Date Climbed: Feb 18, 2007

old_ickabod  Sucess!

A great day as Bernard Hohman and I withstood some wicked winds. It was great training with a heavy pack.

Dan Dalton

Dan Dalton - Dec 10, 2006 9:14 pm Date Climbed: Dec 9, 2006

Awesome Views, Nice Climb  Sucess!

Snow at the bottom of was quite deep! However the snow became more ice like and harder near the top, occasionally having large spots where the was no snow at all. Very Very Windy. Did this solo.



rkymtn - Nov 12, 2006 2:31 am Date Climbed: Nov 11, 2006

Route Climbed: Loveland Pass  Sucess!

The day started well enough, but increasingly high winds made the ridge traverse a pain. C’est la vie. The views were great and the climbing was straight forward.
1/15/11 - A fun climb with my wife and two others. The conditions were great on the way up, but the wind howled on the descent. My wife was a champ in both spirit and performance – I was very proud. She’s excited for future ascents.

Steven Cross

Steven Cross - Aug 22, 2006 3:52 pm Date Climbed: Aug 19, 2006

From Loveland Pass  Sucess!

Did this as a training hike for Holy Cross. Hiked with about 30 lbs untill Grizzly's peak saddle. Dropped the weight and ascended. Nice short hike easily bagging 2 thirteeners. Great hike, loved it.


ElliottDavis - Jun 26, 2006 8:33 pm

From Chihuaua Lake; one of my favorite spots  Sucess!

I've been on Grizzly in Summer, Winter and Spring. It's a great spot from which to have a look around.


Gahugafuga - Jun 20, 2006 7:28 pm Date Climbed: Feb 12, 2006

From Loveland Pass  Sucess!

Tried to skin up from Loveland Pass. Finding continuous snow was difficult and what snow there was had a terribly punchy wind crust. Ended up bailing on my skis for the final climb up to the summit. Beautiful weather though.

Jason Moore

Jason Moore - Jun 5, 2006 4:56 pm Date Climbed: Jun 3, 2006

Epic first hike  Sucess!

I did the Loveland Pass approach which was pretty beautiful. The views are awesome from the very start and keep getting better the further up the ridge you go. I started at 5:45AM, it was 40 degrees which was a nice break from the oppressive heat down in Denver. The amount of drainages, peaks, and ranges you can see from this ridge is staggering. I summited at 8:30 and was back in my car by 11:00. It was definitely a challenge but a great way to start the hiking season.

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