Mount Dana Climber's Log

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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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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!


AshwinNarayan - Dec 18, 2009 7:54 pm Date Climbed: Jul 25, 2009

pleasant hike  Sucess!

hiked NW slope from tioga pass..pleasant hike and fulfillment of my desire to see mono lake from summit!

Princess Buttercup

Princess Buttercup - Nov 30, 2009 10:49 pm Date Climbed: Nov 3, 2007

From Tioga Pass  Sucess!

First peak bagged after moving to Bishop. Looped with Mt. Gibb

cottersnow - Nov 29, 2009 7:49 pm Date Climbed: Oct 7, 2005

Dana Coulior  Sucess!

A great solo with awesome ice. not too steep.


wyopeakMike - Nov 28, 2009 2:35 pm Date Climbed: Oct 17, 1989

quake day  Sucess!

Mt Dana was the first 13,000 peak I ever climbed. I had spent the night at one of the campgrounds below the pass and it was a lovely day. I remember when I returned to my truck I felt it shaking a little bit. I thought it strange that it would shake when there was no wind. When I returned to Bishop where I spent the night, all TV channels were full of coverage of the bay area earthquake. I had actually felt it near the summit of Tioga Pass, it was humbling to think of just how much power a quake has, pretty incredible.


SkyPilot84 - Oct 12, 2009 1:52 am Date Climbed: Jun 21, 2009

NW Slope  Sucess!

Nice morning hike and glissade down on the left-over spring snow.


fatdad - Oct 1, 2009 4:38 pm

One of my personal faves  Sucess!

I've done the trail a few times now and absolutely love it. The wildflowers, the marmots, looking down at the glacial lakes in Dana Canyon. I love the high country.

Sam Roberts

Sam Roberts - Sep 29, 2009 8:17 pm Date Climbed: Sep 29, 2009

Wind,Snow and Cold  Sucess!

Left car at 6:30am, summit at 8:15am. Strong, icy winds and intermittent snow. Glad to get back to the car!


Kara - Sep 15, 2009 4:46 pm

Ski decent (2)  Sucess!

Skinned the Northwest slopes to summit in 2005 and skied ascent route. Then May 2009, skied Solstice Couloir.


Bill562 - Sep 11, 2009 12:20 pm Date Climbed: Sep 9, 2009

Dana trail  Sucess!

Second time up, standard trail this time.


granjero - Sep 8, 2009 7:09 pm Date Climbed: May 5, 2009

Ridge to Chutes  Sucess!

Skied Dana Couloir May 2005
Skied Solstice Couloir June 2006
Snowboarded Solstice Couloir May 2009
Great summit view!

HiAltitudeDude - Aug 28, 2009 1:31 am Date Climbed: Aug 27, 2009

Whitney Next  Sucess!

Departed South Shore Lake Tahoe at 7am and drove to Tioga pass. Parked outside Yosemite entrance and was climbing before 10am. Climb was exactly what I expected. Perfect for testing my ability to handle altitude (over 13k feet) while testing recently damaged knee. Not the most scenic hike I have made but well worth the time.

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