Mount Markham Climber's Log

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conpen

conpen - Oct 24, 2017 1:49 pm Date Climbed: Dec 30, 2015

Probably second best views  Sucess!

Of the four peaks in area, this has the second best views behind Mt. Lowe.

NavySeabee

NavySeabee - Oct 31, 2016 10:39 am Date Climbed: Oct 29, 2016

Mt Wilson Roundup  Sucess!

Peak 2 of 7 in the Mt Wilson area. North face is impressive from Eaton Saddle.

socalpeakbagger

socalpeakbagger - Jul 6, 2016 12:13 am Date Climbed: Jun 4, 2016

Fun trail to the top!  Sucess!

This is a fun peak and the trail has just the right amount of obstacles to make it challenging.

IronHiker

IronHiker - Jul 23, 2015 1:41 pm Date Climbed: Feb 17, 2013

Eaton Saddle  Sucess!

with San Gabriel, Disappointment, Lowe.

StartingOver

StartingOver - Jul 5, 2015 6:40 pm Date Climbed: Jul 5, 2015

Markham and Lowe from Eaton Saddle  Sucess!

Climbed from Eaton Saddle on the morning of July 5, 2015. The use trail from the saddle between Lowe and Markham was steep in places but nothing that difficult. I used my hands maybe 3-5 times. Gorgeous day with fog covering the valleys below but crystal clear skies in the front range with great views and warm but not too hot.

ScottWhitneyBound

ScottWhitneyBound - Feb 17, 2015 11:51 am Date Climbed: Feb 7, 2015

From Eaton Saddle  Sucess!

First time. In the fog. :o(

wordlessnature

wordlessnature - Nov 2, 2014 9:16 pm Date Climbed: Nov 2, 2014

Easygoing hike with Mt. Lowe  Sucess!

We hiked up the W ridge after climbing Mt. Lowe. Beautiful cloudy views on top, then scrambled straight down the N slope to the tank at the trail junction.

lpitman57

lpitman57 - May 26, 2014 1:51 pm Date Climbed: May 18, 2014

Four Peaks  Sucess!

The highlight of the day. After a walk up Mount Disappointment, the scramble up Mount Markham was fun. Rustled a deer out of the brush on top, he headed down into Bear Canyon. Also noticed the emergency ham radio outfit with a crude antenna. After Markham I topped Mount Lowe then San Gabriel Peak creating a nice 12 mile day.

orbitor

orbitor - Aug 28, 2013 4:54 pm Date Climbed: Aug 24, 2013

From Eaton Saddle  Sucess!

Cleaning up the Mt. Wilson HPS area, bagged Markham after previously checking off Deception. Easy hike from Eaton Saddle to the saddle with Mt. Lowe, then straight up the ridge to summit. Nice views.

dgrutherford

dgrutherford - Apr 17, 2013 4:59 pm Date Climbed: Jan 19, 2013

3 of 6  Sucess!

Occidental-Lowe-Markham-San Gabriel-Disappointment-Deception

royanderson

royanderson - Mar 9, 2013 4:12 pm Date Climbed: Mar 24, 2012

From Lake Street  Sucess!

Nice little detour to this summit from Mt. Lowe east side with Mark J.

dgrutherford

dgrutherford - Mar 12, 2012 10:48 am Date Climbed: Feb 11, 2012

Eaton Saddle  Sucess!

With Mount Lowe

SierraCJ

SierraCJ - Nov 27, 2011 4:48 pm Date Climbed: Nov 26, 2011

One of Five  Sucess!

With Mt. Deception, Mt. Disappointment, San Gabriel Pk and Mt. Lowe. Most fun had all day was the use trail from the Markham-Lowe saddle.

cab

cab - Oct 31, 2011 12:59 pm Date Climbed: Oct 29, 2011

From Near Red Box  Sucess!

After San Gabriel. Fun hike up the SE ridge to the summit. Continued on to Lowe, Disappointment, and Deception.

MCGusto

MCGusto - Oct 28, 2011 12:33 am Date Climbed: Jun 3, 2005

link up  Sucess!

linked with san gabriel and lowe

Paulatron

Paulatron - Aug 9, 2011 12:01 am Date Climbed: Jul 23, 2011

with Lowe and San Gabriel  Sucess!

Short but steep. Too much poodle-dog bush.

mcphersonm80

mcphersonm80 - Aug 8, 2011 5:49 pm Date Climbed: Jul 23, 2011

Nice Scramble  Sucess!

Nice scramble up the ridge with some class 2 sections. Very loose soil, tons of poodle dog bush. Peak 3 of 3 for the day.

klotito

klotito - Jul 7, 2011 10:08 pm Date Climbed: May 22, 2011

4 peaks from Millard Canyon  Sucess!

4 peak day up from Millard Canyon: Mt. Lowe, Mt. Markham, Mt. Disappointment, and San Gabriel Peak. Recently opened after the Station Fire.

SomeYahoo77

SomeYahoo77 - Jan 11, 2010 7:59 pm Date Climbed: Jul 2, 2009

Great Tourist Mountain  Sucess!

Easy, quick climb from the Mt. Wilson Road. Great place to take out-of-towners for a look at the LA Basin

wyopeakMike

wyopeakMike - Dec 12, 2009 1:46 pm

a fine summit  Sucess!

I once hiked over from Eaton Saddle a long time ago and I really thought Mt Markham was a great peak. The rocky profile and the short scramble to the top made it a very worthy peak.

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