Mount Dana Climber's Log

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boyblue

boyblue - May 20, 2011 7:35 pm

Nice Loop  Sucess!

In September, 1978. From Tioga Lake up Glacier Canyon and then Dana Plateau via craggy highpoint and then a traverse of Dana summit back to car. Climbed again on 7/23/88 from Mono TH.

Niels79

Niels79 - Apr 16, 2011 10:54 pm Date Climbed: Sep 27, 2009

Amasing view of Mono County and YNP  Sucess!

Lots of boulder hopping. Fun:)

PSchubert

PSchubert - Feb 18, 2011 7:51 pm Date Climbed: May 23, 2009

Glacier Canyon variation  Sucess!

My fist 13k peak! Easier than I thought it would be (except for the altitude headache). Still plenty of snow and crampons were a requirement until late morning. I drove from Sacramento, climbed it, and drove all the way back in a single day and vowed never to do that again ;)

GigaMike

GigaMike - Feb 4, 2011 2:22 am Date Climbed: Sep 11, 2010

Dana Couloir  Sucess!

Climb the Dana Couloir with my friend westhegimp. Good intro to alpine ice.

fedak

fedak - Dec 31, 2010 10:04 pm Date Climbed: Jun 28, 2003

From Tioga Pass  Sucess!

1st 13k peak way back in in 2003. Pics from that trip are here

And a loop Dana/Gibbs traverse in 2004. Pics here.

MoapaPk

MoapaPk - Dec 17, 2010 10:45 am Date Climbed: Aug 19, 1984

Trade route  Sucess!

Wife and I did the walk. Discussed giardia with nice folks on top.

ElGreco

ElGreco - Nov 27, 2010 2:44 pm Date Climbed: Jul 25, 2010

Dana Couloir  Sucess!

Sketchy weather the night before and morning of. We got off the summit before thunder set in. A warm night with soft snow up the couloir, so we short-roped it without belays. Great introduction to steeper snow climbing and standard, awesome panoramic views from the top. Icy conditions would have made the couloir climb harder/slower.

dej51

dej51 - Nov 14, 2010 11:19 am Date Climbed: Oct 14, 2010

What a thrill  Sucess!

Talked for many year to climb this Mountain...my wife and I decided to give it a try. What a thrill.

Marmaduke

Marmaduke - Oct 23, 2010 11:39 am Date Climbed: Oct 22, 2010

My first 13er  Sucess!

High winds and a big weather front was moving in. Post-holed most of the way up, about 18 inches of snow. Very rewarding. though!! Had plans to traverse to Gibbs and camp but with the storm blowing in, I got down and then outa' town. I here the views are great but with so much cloud cover, didn't get the full affect. But because of the weather, it was interesting up there.

Ol Walsher

Ol Walsher - Sep 11, 2010 9:57 pm Date Climbed: Aug 18, 2010

Standard Route  Sucess!

Beautiful hike on a beautiful day......got some good pictures. Hit the Mobil on the way out in Lee Vining.

hauntedbymediocrity

hauntedbymediocrity - Sep 6, 2010 1:48 pm Date Climbed: Sep 4, 2010

day hike  Sucess!

Took two hours to summit on a beautiful September morning.

ScottHanson

ScottHanson - Aug 31, 2010 11:53 pm Date Climbed: Aug 5, 2010

trail from Yosemite East Entrance Station  Sucess!

Met seven people at the summit. Great views!

Alpinist

Alpinist - Aug 14, 2010 2:26 pm Date Climbed: Aug 7, 2010

Standard Route  Sucess!

Arrived in Toulumne late Friday night from Chicago. Hiked up Mount Dana Saturday afternoon from the park entrance at Tioga pass on day 1 of a 7 day trip. The wildflowers along the trail were unbelieveable! Perhaps the best I've seen.

wmolland

wmolland - Aug 13, 2010 4:27 pm Date Climbed: Aug 12, 2010

Dana - Gibbs Traverse  Sucess!

Cruised over to Gibbs after making the summit from Tioga Pass. Fun dayhike with amazing views.

mengbo

mengbo - Aug 10, 2010 3:03 am Date Climbed: Aug 8, 2010

2 Peaks in one day  Sucess!

Spent 2:20 to the top. Summited Gibbs same day.

David Naylor

David Naylor - Aug 9, 2010 9:26 pm Date Climbed: Aug 6, 2010

Southeast descent  Sucess!

Descended southeasterly to the saddle between Mount Gibbs, but ran short on time so we abandoned 2nd peak bag attempt and followed the drainage West and Northwest cross country to Dana Meadows. Long and satisfying day!

bird

bird - Jul 15, 2010 5:14 pm Date Climbed: Jul 10, 2010

Nice Hike  Sucess!

Nice hike, a bit over 2 hrs to the top. Left early so we had the summit to our selves for over an hour. Saw lots of folks on the way down.

GroundControl

GroundControl - Jun 15, 2010 1:41 pm Date Climbed: Jun 14, 2010

Fun day on Mt. Dana  Sucess!

Beautiful day on Mt. Dana...spectacular views from the summit! Fun times glissading down from the summit near the coulour. Ended up losing my digital camera in the process!

mrchad9

mrchad9 - Jun 13, 2010 6:58 pm Date Climbed: Jun 29, 2008

Southeast Slope  Sucess!

Up and down from the Dana/Gibbs saddle on the way out of an overnight trip, after hiking Kiop and Kuna the day before, and Gibbs in the morning.

mtncorg

mtncorg - Jan 14, 2010 11:14 pm

Marmots and grand views  Sucess!

One of the best views in the Sierra! A pleasant hike up from Tioga Pass through the marmots. It always seems to be a first day climb though so coming from sea level you gotta remember to take the aspirin prophylactically!

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