Matahpi Peak Climber's Log

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ToTheHeights

ToTheHeights - Feb 13, 2018 6:01 pm Date Climbed: Jul 3, 2017

Straightforward  Sucess!

7/3/17 w/Ryan Stadheim, Christine Leimburger, Thaddeus Timbrooks

Paired with Going-to-the-Sun

GlacierCountry

GlacierCountry - Sep 23, 2015 1:22 pm Date Climbed: Aug 29, 2015

Easy second  Sucess!

Views were not amazing due to regional forest fires. Also got GTTS Mtn this day. Got to see a momma and baby goat playing. Climbed with J Hawes

RoryKuykendall

RoryKuykendall - Jul 5, 2015 11:18 am Date Climbed: Jul 3, 2015

South Slopes  Sucess!

Up from Siyeh Bend. Beautiful summit views.

wiredroach

wiredroach - Aug 30, 2014 12:48 am Date Climbed: Aug 28, 2014

Good backup to GTTS  Sucess!

Wanted to do Going-to-the-Sun, but we didn't have enough time and the weather looked like it might turn iffy. Did Matahpi instead and it was great. Amazing views of Siyeh from the top.

Fred Spicker

Fred Spicker - Aug 8, 2014 6:17 pm Date Climbed: Aug 7, 2014

NE & S Ridges  Sucess!

7 August 2014 - Climbed alone via the NE Ridge to the summit cliffs then traversed to the S Ridge to finish.

5 July 1980 - Climbed with Bill, Paul, Matt, & Martin Bishop via the S Ridge.

distressbark

distressbark - Oct 23, 2013 4:15 pm Date Climbed: Jul 25, 2013

not Going-to-the-Sun  Sucess!

Bummed to encounter a fair bit of snow in the gully on Going-to-the-Sun Mountain, so went for Matahpi instead. Easy scramble with great views. Especially enjoyed the drop down towards Sexton Glacier and the beautiful blue tarns at the base of Cracker Peak.

Pewma

Pewma - Oct 15, 2013 4:25 pm Date Climbed: Aug 7, 2011

Matahpi Peak  Sucess!

I climbed it with Going-to-the-Sun. Pleasant trip and saw a ton of goats who were very interested in me.

larch32

larch32 - Mar 5, 2012 10:53 pm

South slopes  Sucess!

Climbed on a terrible combination of a few inches of wet snow on top of scree. Still an enjoyable day.

mtbound

mtbound - Aug 23, 2011 11:00 am Date Climbed: Aug 14, 2011

Matahpi S Ridge  Sucess!

Great views, but very windy. Thanks to a great photo in Passmore's book "Climb Glacier National Park" we found the easy climbers trail. Exciting end to our day - we ran into a Grizzly hiking down thru the dry stream bed.

GNPgumpy

GNPgumpy - Aug 5, 2011 10:50 am Date Climbed: Aug 4, 2011

Matahpi  Sucess!

Hiked solo. Also did GTTS.

mtn ear

mtn ear - Apr 10, 2011 10:47 am Date Climbed: Aug 28, 2009

Climb with Son  Sucess!

Did a late afternoon scramble up this peak with my 10 year old son Frank. This was the first of three peaks for us this weekend (Little Chief and Divide the next two days).

FlatheadNative

FlatheadNative - Aug 9, 2010 9:32 pm Date Climbed: Aug 9, 2010

Matahpi Saddle to Siyeh Pass  Sucess!

Summited Matahpi in about 2.5 hours and then decided we did not have enough yet. So we looked for a way off the summit block to the north but could not find a safe way to downclimb without ropes so traversed down the west ridge and then across the northern scree fields to Siyeh Pass and then back to Siyeh Bend Trailhead.

JFKitty - Jul 12, 2010 9:02 pm Date Climbed: Jul 31, 2009

Matahpi  Sucess!

Fun climb with Rebelgrizz & Cougar14.

EarMountain

EarMountain - May 25, 2010 4:28 pm

Matahpi Peak  Sucess!

2001 with Ronnie, Merrill, Bud, Dennis

The Levitator

The Levitator - Aug 1, 2009 12:46 am Date Climbed: Jul 31, 2009

Matahpi Peak  Sucess!

Climbed with Rebelgrizz and JFK. Awesome views at the summit. Very fun climb. I'll definely return sometime to the saddle to climb GTTS Mountain.

sushiman

sushiman - Sep 16, 2008 9:38 pm Date Climbed: Jul 7, 2008

south slopes  Sucess!

great Glacier Park stroll!
nice view of Logan Pass.

jimegan

jimegan - Feb 6, 2008 12:26 pm Date Climbed: Jul 30, 1992

MATAHPI PK  Sucess!

CLIMBED WITH OTHG DESCENDING TO AREA BELOW SIEYH PASS NEAR PRESTON PARK

9/8/94 CLIMBED WITH VERN INGRAHAM OF WHITEFISH, MT AFTER DOING GTS MTN

7/21/09 Climbed solo along with Going to the Sun

Saintgrizzly

Saintgrizzly - Jul 30, 2006 2:06 am Date Climbed: Jul 17, 2006

South Ridge from saddle between Matahpi and GTTS  Sucess!

This was a thoroughly enjoyable 1000 foot ascent from the saddle between Matahpi and GTTS Mountains, done during GMS Mountaineering Week with Aaron and Ellen, and a very nice group of GMS folks. The view of Sexton Glacier from the summit is quite memorable—it's quite a bit larger than the view from the Sun Road makes it appear, and from Matahpi you only see the top half! Anyway, a very nice outing, quickly done—and it's a good thing because it was shortly after returning to the saddle and traversing GTTS that blister problems hit in a major way. Ouch! But made both summits, and despite my feet a great day!

KristinaAL

KristinaAL - Dec 8, 2005 12:44 pm

Route Climbed: South Ridge Date Climbed: 27 July 2005  Sucess!

In 2003 I attepted it with 2 siblings and my father, we were forced to turn back when the wind got so strong we were nearly blown off the mountain. This past time I climbed with my father, and 2 friends who are much more experienced climbers. It's a fun climb but extremely hard on the joints.

thebeave7

thebeave7 - Oct 12, 2004 1:46 am

Route Climbed: Siyeh Bend/South Ridge Date Climbed: August 14th, 2004  Sucess!

A fun scramble with no one else in sight. made a misguided attempt down the North Ridge, which appeared to be loose class 4/5, on my way to Siyeh.

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