Lassen Peak Climber's Log

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samhalai - Aug 8, 2016 11:17 pm

Re: New Trail

Was there snow? Where did it start?


calipidder - Jul 26, 2016 5:28 pm Date Climbed: Jul 24, 2016

New Trail

Lovely hike, but busy and several unprepared people. Hot day. Bring extra water for those who are unprepared.


gimpilator - Jul 18, 2016 11:25 am Date Climbed: Jun 22, 2016

37 peaks in 19 days  Sucess!

There was bad weather for weeks in WA so Heather and I drove through OR, CA, NV, UT, and ID. We climbed 37 peaks in 19 days. We hiked Lassen and adjacent Eagle Peak on our 3rd day. It was a very short hike. trip report


SchwartzOn - Jul 15, 2016 1:46 am Date Climbed: Jan 10, 2014

Lassen Winter Summit  Sucess!

Cold mild day on Lassen, roads nearly closed for snow, and empty. Climbed quickly to a fogged in summit. Little ice and hoarfrost on trees. Other than that, a simple trail to summit. Would be a good ski descent.

trexkerry - Jul 10, 2016 7:56 pm Date Climbed: Jul 9, 2016

Cold July day  Sucess!

It was very cold and windy, 52 at the TH yet dozens of parties were on this peak on this Saturday in July, some in shorts. The trail still has several well worn snow crossings, no gear required. The top 750 feet was engulfed in clouds, with only infrequent glimpses through small breaks. Made the side trip to the Wilderness HP before heading down. Thankfully we were mostly protected from the strong wind while circling the rim over to the HP. Visited Brokeoff later in the afternoon, which had no clouds and much lighter winds. RT for Lassen was around 3 hrs, with 45 minutes of that dedicated to the side trip to the Wilderness HP. Full TR is HERE

Redwic - Jul 6, 2016 9:58 pm Date Climbed: Jul 2, 2016

Sunrise Hike  Sucess!

A very enjoyable hike, and did not encounter anyone until the descent. The first person I encountered was from Arlington. Small world!


Deb - Jun 14, 2016 10:51 am Date Climbed: Jun 12, 2016

Climb/Ski  Sucess!

Always good when you can ski in June! Kickstepped in approach shoes on lower half and waltzed up cinder and scrambled to summit while everyone else in boots schlepped. Skied SE face, short but good.


Toneloc - Oct 19, 2015 6:47 pm Date Climbed: Jul 4, 1984

Boy Scout adventure   Sucess!

Loved it


Fairweather - Oct 17, 2015 8:07 pm Date Climbed: Jul 5, 2013

Via Trail with Todd  Sucess!

Previously climbed with Todd (in a child pack) and Sue in 1993.


Fletch - Sep 17, 2015 9:55 am Date Climbed: Sep 12, 2015

What a great trail  Sucess!

With great friends...


scgrant - Sep 13, 2015 10:54 pm Date Climbed: Jun 7, 2015

Lassen  Sucess!

Nice Hike with Jobe Wymore. From the highpoint also ventured off to do the wilderness HP. Did Brokeoff Mountain later in the day.


colinr - Sep 7, 2015 2:03 am Date Climbed: Sep 5, 2015

Shasta warm up. Easy!  Sucess!

Spent a few hours in the morning hiking Brokeoff, hiked Bumpass Hell with my family midday, and then spent a little under a couple hours hiking the easy, revamped Lassen Peak trail.  The park was incredibly busy for Labor Day weekend with full parking lots in most places and cars lining both sides of the road for nearly a mile in the Bumpass Hell area.
Many late afternoon hikers were on Lassen, which was a breeze with consistently easy and smooth switchbacks.
After being up there so many times in summer, I need to try a winter/spring snow climb there.


WZimmerman - Aug 31, 2015 8:45 pm Date Climbed: Aug 28, 2015

Lassen Peak  Sucess!

Climb to the summit with my two daughters (age 13).

inferno3 - Aug 4, 2015 2:20 am Date Climbed: Jun 20, 2015

Lassen Peak  Sucess!

Good trail, busy in the afternoon. Bring jackets and sturdy boots. Go early in the morning to bet the heat. Other than that 10/10


Wallylongridge - Aug 1, 2015 4:56 pm Date Climbed: Jul 29, 2015

Trail  Sucess!

i wanted to have a look at all the work that they have been doing on the Trail.


dpsiebert - Jul 1, 2015 4:54 am Date Climbed: Jun 20, 2015

Lassen Trail  Sucess!

All five of is made it up. The trail was busy on our way down. A wonderful day.

tarushbali - Jun 30, 2015 1:01 am Date Climbed: May 10, 2015

Climbing NE Face in May  Sucess!

Climbed the North-East face with a party of 3 in early May.

Parked in the devastated area. Started around 6am. Was teaching a friend how to self-arrest and so we ended up taking 8-10 hours to reach the summit and back. Should take <6 hours. The true summit is on the right. We ended up realizing that mid-way through our climb and tried traversing. Probably a better idea to traverse from the top if needed. The last part of the climb is steep. Going from the right is easier.

Stu Brandel

Stu Brandel - Jun 25, 2015 9:37 pm Date Climbed: Jun 25, 2015

Beat the Heat  Sucess! leaving early in the morning and getting done by 10:20. High 90's all week it looks like.

Nick Turtura

Nick Turtura - Jun 6, 2015 7:18 pm Date Climbed: Jun 5, 2015

Surprizing  Sucess!

Fun little hike on the way home from climbing Mount Whitney. I didn't think much of this one until I entered the National Park and was blown away. It a beautiful place. Easy hike up. 2.5 hours RT.


Pharmacist - Dec 2, 2014 6:05 pm Date Climbed: Mar 22, 2014

Southeast Ridge, Starting at Kohm Yah-mah-nee  Sucess!

Brought my buddy Donatas. His first mountaineering trip. hiked up the road from the visitor center, carrying snowshoes in hand due to hard pack snow. snowshoed the rest of the way to the summer trailhead. stashed snowshoes and extra stuff in the trees. crampons and axes up the southeast ridge. Perfect weather and conditions. Crystal clear and 360 degree views. long glissades back down and then a long trudge back to the car at the visitor center. 16 miles round trip.

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