Howard / Mustang Peak

Camp below the North summit of Howard Peak and the upper section of its steep east face. The North east ridge dives down into the shadows of Wildhorse basin’s left fork.


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Tomek Lodowy

Tomek Lodowy - Nov 25, 2008 11:30 am - Voted 10/10

what a bivy !

wow, on the very ridge! looks really crazy :) what about of hurrican winds danger !? I wouldn't like to land down in the valley still sleeping ;)


skunk ape

skunk ape - Nov 25, 2008 11:46 am - Hasn't voted

Re: what a bivy !

Thanks! The wind pestered me all night but I was tied down pretty well.


rpc - Nov 25, 2008 12:42 pm - Voted 10/10



skunk ape

skunk ape - Nov 25, 2008 4:28 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: excellent

I always enjoy spending the night on a steep ridge with great views. Needless to say, I got a lot of camp photos.


BeDrinkable - Nov 25, 2008 4:39 pm - Voted 10/10

quite the camp.

It really does look like you're about to make a very fast trip back into Wildhorse!

skunk ape

skunk ape - Nov 25, 2008 4:51 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: quite the camp.

Thanks! Funny you say that, There was a two hour stretch between 11:00 and 2:00 where the wind would gust up the north slope at about 30mph. Kind of a long night.


Deltaoperator17 - Nov 26, 2008 4:19 pm - Voted 10/10

Make Sure

Make sure you have your bearings at night when you have to pee. . . or ?

skunk ape

skunk ape - Nov 26, 2008 6:11 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: Make Sure

I willed myself in to pee hibernation

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