Mount Arkansas Climber's Log

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shanahan96 - Dec 4, 2016 12:03 am Date Climbed: Nov 26, 2016

gnarly north  Sucess!

a fun day on arkansas' north ridge with ryan and tony. certainly had a december feeling to it, yet the wind could have been MUCH worse. winter is coming....


BradBartick - Apr 8, 2016 8:26 pm Date Climbed: Apr 8, 2016

Fun and worthy  Sucess!

Snow from step one to the summit. The lower Northwest Ridge is a march. I ascended the lowest part of shoulder proper directly from tree line rather than circle around to the west and up. Steep, loose, and deep snow. The real fun starts as described- once you enter the higher ridge terrain. The hardest part of the summit ridge (at least with deep snow) is the first 300 yards. Exposed and very heavily corniced when I was there. Pretty crazy to look down on the narrow catwalks. Giant cornices like Mount Krumpet style. After that, it is easy. Good hike to avoid crowds. Easy exits and bypasses of hard sections. Obviously, stay ascenders RIGHT to find easy terrain.

Foxy Long Bottoms

Foxy Long Bottoms - Feb 29, 2016 10:36 am Date Climbed: Feb 28, 2016

N Ridge  Sucess!

Great winter route. Lots of hard wind slab up there this time of year. With Mike.


rmjwinters - Sep 7, 2015 5:17 pm Date Climbed: Sep 7, 2015

Finally  Sucess!

Finally! Wanted to do it last year from Tweto but ran out of time. Rained, blew, and snowed most of the way up. 4.3 miles and 2700 gain


Kiefer - Sep 5, 2015 10:30 pm Date Climbed: Sep 1, 2015

Long Day  Sucess!

I've been wanting to get up this peak for a while and finally did it! I'd prefer a snow climb but I made it intentionally longer by starting out near Mt. Buckskin instead. A super long day but fulfilling!!


theREALCarpeDM - Jun 29, 2014 5:28 pm Date Climbed: Jun 28, 2014

Awesome, but short  Sucess!

Needed a short one while up with the in-laws at Breck. The NE ridge was a great option for that, but it was so short I wanted more. I'll have to come back again and do the ridge from Tweto.


telemarkdude - Aug 11, 2013 8:48 pm Date Climbed: Aug 11, 2013

North RIdge  Sucess!

Staying on the crest of the ridge at the crux section definitely makes it more interesting. Didn't realize until I looked below later that there was a bypass below around this section,

utclimber - Aug 7, 2013 10:42 am Date Climbed: Aug 6, 2013

Ridge Loop  Sucess!

Hiked a loop starting on Mosquito Pass road. Peaks included Tweto, Arkansas, Treasurevault, and Mosquito.


rockymountaindiva - Jul 26, 2013 7:20 pm Date Climbed: Oct 16, 2012

N Ridge  Sucess!

Up along N ridge, then dropped down to NW, passed through a saddle and east back to car.


SenadR - Oct 22, 2012 8:02 am Date Climbed: Oct 21, 2012

North Ridge  Sucess!

Fun climb, fantastic weather for this time of the year.


belexes - May 27, 2012 5:32 pm Date Climbed: May 26, 2012

South Ridge from Mount Tweto  Sucess!

CMC trip. We climbed Tweto first, then headed over to Arkansas. Two of our group made it to the first false summit before starting back down. We didn't spend too much time on top due to the high winds.


sevenvii - Apr 15, 2012 11:05 am Date Climbed: Apr 14, 2012

Followed Matt  Sucess!

After seeing the pics from Matt Lemkes report we decided to go out and give this a go. Solid line up the North couloir in spectacular snow. Was a little thin near the top for about 20 feet and we moved over to the rock (should have stayed on the snow).

Matt Lemke

Matt Lemke - Apr 10, 2012 4:36 pm Date Climbed: Apr 10, 2012

Great snow climb  Sucess!

Started from Fremont Pass and climbed good snow. Traversed south on the N Ridge the rest of way to the summit. Had a great glissade!


chicagotransplant - Apr 8, 2012 6:26 pm Date Climbed: Apr 8, 2012

North Couloir  Sucess!

North Couloir with Darin, also ran into some friends that were up there skiing. We all shared Peeps and jelly beans for an Easter summit celebration. Second time up this peak.


thatnissanguy - Nov 27, 2011 11:22 pm Date Climbed: Nov 6, 2011

Fall on NE ridge  Sucess!

Ascended the NE Ridge to the summit in winter conditions. TR and route description up soon!

Sarah Simon

Sarah Simon - Jul 4, 2011 3:23 pm Date Climbed: Jul 2, 2011

Ridge from Tweto  Sucess!

For the Mosquito Range, the ridge connecting Tweto and Arkansas was quite a treat! The weather cooperated and our entire team made both summits.


shknbke - Jul 11, 2010 7:51 pm Date Climbed: Jul 10, 2010

se ridge from Tweto  Sucess!

From Tweto via the s.e. ridge. Stayed on the crest at the summit block to make it a little more exciting. There is a decent trail for a good bit of the way up to the false summit of Arkansas.


Darren9 - Nov 6, 2009 11:15 pm

love the ridge  Sucess!

Fun solo climbing along the ridge, some very "airy" sections in the snow.


crzyjt - Oct 12, 2009 11:06 pm Date Climbed: Oct 12, 2009

Arkansas,Tweto,Treasurevault,Mosquito,"Repeater"  Sucess!

Traverse from Climax Mine across 5 peaks to Mosquito Pass and down to a second vehicle. Fun day.


MattK - Mar 24, 2009 8:39 am Date Climbed: Mar 22, 2009

North Ridge  Sucess!

Wife, dog and I. Fun ridge, snow made it more fun.

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