Mount Magazine-Signal Hill Climber's Log

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highlandvillager

highlandvillager - Apr 27, 2008 10:51 pm Date Climbed: Mar 29, 2008

Fog and Rain  Sucess!

We hiked from the lodge to the highpoint in a dense fog, then continued along the Mossback Ridge, Bear Hollow, Will Apple's Road, and North Rim Trails. The fog never lifted, so we missed out on the views, and even had difficulty locating one of the trailheads. We crawled into the tents at the beginning of a thunderstorm that raged all night, and got soaked trying to pack up in the morning. HP #5

jimegan

jimegan - Feb 7, 2008 1:41 pm Date Climbed: Oct 22, 2007

MT MAGAZINE  Sucess!

NICE OVERFLOW CAMPGROUND AND PLEASANT TRAIL TO SUMMIT

wildfam

wildfam - Jan 21, 2008 10:22 pm Date Climbed: Nov 26, 2005

First Highpoint  Sucess!

A great place to start. Seven of us drove up, then hiked the last bit to the top. Cool, foggy day with lots of low, swirling clouds.

Redwic

Redwic - Dec 29, 2007 1:05 pm Date Climbed: Dec 27, 2007

Trail-Running After A Blizzard...  Sucess!

A winter blizzard had struck Mount Magazine prior to my arrival, but only cold dense fog remained during my visit. I spent the afternoon trail-running (in the snow!!!) along the Signal Hill Trail, Benefield Trails, Bear Hollow Trail, Greenfield Trail, and Mossback Ridge Trail. Some park visitors looked at me like I was crazy trying to reach the Signal Hill highpoint during those winter conditions, but such are the ways of a highpointer!!!

weeds19

weeds19 - Dec 24, 2007 5:29 pm Date Climbed: May 21, 2003

Very cool location  Sucess!

We enjoyed the nice location and the cool Arkansas map they were building on the summit.

eric-griz

eric-griz - Nov 9, 2007 7:53 pm Date Climbed: Nov 1, 2002

Forgot ice-axe!  Sucess!

A tough climb of one of the most formidable peaks on earth!

Wade Baker

Wade Baker - Oct 27, 2007 3:03 am Date Climbed: Apr 15, 2001

2-day Climb  Sucess!

Spring break climb.

TJ311

TJ311 - Oct 16, 2007 9:03 am Date Climbed: Jun 13, 2007

My First Summit  Sucess!

Sunny day, temps in the high 80's. Hiked the 7 mile loop from the visitor center to the summit and back. Had a bear encounter near the end. Didn't see it, but could hear it huffing in the very near distance. Even though this wasn't a difficult climb, I totally enjoyed it. It was my first highpoint and it got me hooked on a sport that I didn't even know existed.

buzzdainer

buzzdainer - Oct 14, 2007 11:14 pm Date Climbed: Apr 10, 1998

Summit Trail  Sucess!

Wandered around semi-lost before I eventually found the right trail. Pleasant enough.

captainron

captainron - Aug 26, 2007 10:49 pm Date Climbed: Aug 25, 2007

Route Climbed: Old Wagon Trail from Blue Mountain, AR  Sucess!

One heck of a bushwack!! Ended up climbing the direct south face.

CRiedel2

CRiedel2 - Jun 1, 2007 8:36 am Date Climbed: May 9, 2007

Short Hike  Sucess!

Took the .5 mile trail from the campground due to a recently sprained ankle. Nice day and got some nice views at the park, although there were no views from the summit. Highpoint #10.

The edge

The edge - Mar 14, 2007 3:46 pm Date Climbed: Jul 31, 2002

HP #32  Sucess!

What king of name is that... Magazine...
Well it was nice... but it was pitch black...
We even brought out our headlamps to sign the register

rkrevald

rkrevald - Mar 6, 2007 4:14 pm Date Climbed: Mar 3, 2007

Number Three  Sucess!

Spanky, my dog, and I hit the top of Mount Magazine on a brisk March morning. For details of our adventure please go to http://50summits.blogspot.com

IagosGhost

IagosGhost - Jan 10, 2007 7:14 pm

Nice Family Outing  Sucess!

On a brisk October morning my wife, three kids, and I hiked up the trail from the campsite to the summit for our second highpoint.

mad maximus

mad maximus - Jun 16, 2006 5:06 am Date Climbed: Mar 20, 2006

Fogged in  Sucess!

There was soo much fog that we couldnt see each other 10 feet away. A nice hike anyway.

TLP

TLP - May 29, 2006 1:29 pm Date Climbed: May 22, 2006

Signal Hill Trail  Sucess!

I liked Mt. Magazine. It was a pain to get there from Paris, AR, because of all this stupid construction going on. But met some folks up at the top there, and we all talked for awhile. State Highpoint #20 for me.

Scott Wisher

Scott Wisher - Feb 18, 2006 7:36 pm Date Climbed: Feb 5, 2006

Summit Trail from the Campground  Sucess!

Very easy hike during a business trip to the Little Rock Area. To see more pictures from the summit, click here.

cruzit

cruzit - Jan 16, 2006 12:38 am

Route Climbed: Summit Trail Date Climbed: Spring 2001  Sucess!

Wow, Alan reminded me I hadn't signed the log. Nice little hike with my favorite climbing partner and great friends Gary and Amy.

Linejudge - Dec 27, 2005 7:52 pm

Date Climbed: December 29, 2005  Sucess!

Highpoint #8

blephoto

blephoto - Oct 5, 2005 11:27 pm

Route Climbed: Mount Magazine Trail from Cove Lake to Signal Hill Date Climbed: October 2003  Sucess!

From Cove Lake north of Magazine it is an 11 mile hike. Wonderful day, good weather. My only worry; deer hunters. Ran out of memory in camera, so no photos.

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