Mount Bierstadt Climber's Log

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vanny37 - Aug 11, 2007 11:33 pm Date Climbed: Aug 11, 2007

Willows!  Sucess!

Climbed West Slopes. Continued on across the Sawtooth to Evans. Weather was great - super stable. On the descent got an education in the willows...


Pennington - Aug 10, 2007 12:51 pm Date Climbed: Aug 9, 2007

My Second Summit  Sucess!

Peak number 2. Didn't go across the Sawtooth, too spent once I hit summit. 52 more to go.

utes - Aug 1, 2007 7:15 pm Date Climbed: Mar 8, 1998

not very fun  Sucess!

seems like this mountain goes straight up with little redeeming qualities other than you've climbed a 14er. I summitted in the winter, maybe it would be better in summer.

I like it on top

I like it on top - Aug 1, 2007 3:33 pm Date Climbed: Apr 19, 2006

Standard Route  Sucess!

Have climbed this a few times. Summer of 02 and then twice in winter type conditions for prep to Deanli. Just having the cold, wind, altitude, and heavy pack. Always a good trip.


smudge - Jul 24, 2007 7:40 pm Date Climbed: Jun 24, 2007

Birthday 14er!  Sucess!

Great day! Climbed with my mom on my birthday...her first 14er and she loved it!!

Steven Cross

Steven Cross - Jul 22, 2007 9:30 pm Date Climbed: Jul 22, 2007

First Front Range 14er  Sucess!

Decided it was time to brave the crowds and do a front range 14er.
9th 14er

Jeremy Hakes

Jeremy Hakes - Jul 12, 2007 4:21 pm

Solo  Sucess!

my first winter 14er.

Scott Rogers

Scott Rogers - Jul 11, 2007 10:43 pm Date Climbed: Sep 15, 2000

Neat  Sucess!

Climbed this one one my 13th birthday

Panthera uncia

Panthera uncia - Jul 10, 2007 7:59 pm Date Climbed: Jul 2, 2007

Double Dip  Sucess!

Climbed the west slopes and then scrambled over the sawtooth to Evans


catherid - Jul 6, 2007 6:47 pm Date Climbed: Jul 6, 2007

Beautiful Colorado Day  Sucess!

Great day to be in the mountains, the storms held off for us. The wildflowers were beautiful...


IdahoKid - Jul 5, 2007 12:32 pm Date Climbed: Jul 4, 2007

Crowded...  Sucess!

Climbed the Sawtooth connecting Evans for an enjoyable, albeit very crowded day in the Rockies.


Joe_Parvis - Jul 2, 2007 1:00 pm Date Climbed: Jul 1, 2007

Bierstadt - West Slopes  Sucess!

West Slopes main trail on a Sunday - VERY crowded. Clear, fair weather and light wind. My wife's first 14er - nice day out and good acclimation for later in season. Next time up to Guanella we'll probably go to Squaretop --- all day we kept looking wistfully through the crowds at it's calm and quiet.

Alaska Mt Man

Alaska Mt Man - Jun 29, 2007 5:59 pm Date Climbed: Jun 19, 2007

Tough climb  Sucess!

For my sea level lungs! First 14er used as acclimatization for Mt Elbert. Great weather, windy up top!


haytraci - Jun 28, 2007 2:27 pm Date Climbed: Sep 27, 2006

Short Hike  Sucess!

This was by far the easiest 14er I've done, considering you are very close to the summit when you start out. Still, it was a great day out with friends! I would say it's a good starter peak, but I wouldn't want to lead anyone to believe all 14ers are this easy.


Renardo - Jun 28, 2007 1:45 am Date Climbed: Jun 26, 2007

Finally!  Sucess!

Finally some good weather after three previous attempts. A beautiful day on the mountain!


dpk - Jun 10, 2007 6:22 pm Date Climbed: Sep 17, 2005

1st on 9-17-05  Sucess!

first to sign the registry this day - also caught a sweeeeet sunrise!!


mountainloverCO - May 25, 2007 1:11 pm Date Climbed: Jul 1, 2006

My First 14er  Sucess!

My very first 14er, and what a great experience! Skies were blue, the sun was out, and the trail from Guanella Pass was jampacked full of dayhikers from Denver. We experienced a very crowded summit, and rain on the way down. Regardless, the experience was enjoyable enough to prompt an addiction to climbing. Thank you Bierstadt!


MasonMiller - Mar 23, 2007 2:36 am Date Climbed: Apr 8, 2005

sick  Sucess!

snowpacked down for a bed the night before. temp dropped to -15 or at least thats what it felt like with the fuel canister between my legs. Must have been dehydrated, felt really bad once the ridge was conquered. cold windy day.


mow10 - Mar 16, 2007 9:25 pm Date Climbed: Feb 5, 1994

Winter from Guanella pass  Sucess!

First 14 and first winter 14 at the same time.


ppergande - Feb 7, 2007 4:02 am Date Climbed: Oct 3, 2006

A good combo  Sucess!

The West Slope was a good choice to keep an eye on the weather!
I thoroughly enjoyed taking the Sawthooth Ridge to bag Mt. Evans too.

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