Mount Neva Climber's Log

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BradBartick

BradBartick - Jul 4, 2016 5:51 pm Date Climbed: Jul 4, 2016

North Ridge  Sucess!

Fun route solo. The crux looks steep from the approach but it is more mellow than it looks and the holds are terrific. Enjoy- I thought it was as good as Arapahoe traverse.

chicagotransplant

chicagotransplant - Jun 27, 2016 11:33 am Date Climbed: Jun 26, 2016

North Ridge  Sucess!

North Ridge with Rachael, fun scramble on great rock. We then traversed to Jasper and descended to Diamond Lake. Nice loop.

Kessler

Kessler - Nov 4, 2015 3:00 pm Date Climbed: Jul 30, 2011

Neva  Sucess!

7-30-2011

seano

seano - Oct 14, 2014 7:18 pm Date Climbed: Oct 14, 2014

North ridge  Sucess!

A perfect outing for after the first fall snow. Minimal talus-hopping, and the rime and powder made the crux interesting. Returned via Jasper. Trip report.

MadGrad96

MadGrad96 - Aug 14, 2014 8:33 am

Snow climb  Sucess!

Fun day out!

Brian Kalet

Brian Kalet - Sep 24, 2012 11:53 am Date Climbed: Sep 24, 2012

5 Peaks  Sucess!

With Jasper, 12660, "Skyscraper" & "Quarter to 5".

ephilli2

ephilli2 - Aug 20, 2012 1:27 pm Date Climbed: Jul 25, 2009

Via North Ridge  Sucess!

Great route -- class 4 crux was enjoyable (with great views). Wanted to bag Jasper afterward but was not able to due to weather. 9.75 miles, 7.5 hours total.

hhsilleck

hhsilleck - Aug 2, 2012 3:28 pm Date Climbed: Jul 20, 2012

From Jasper  Sucess!

Traversed to Neva after climbing Jasper's NE ridge. Descended the Jasper-Neva saddle and enjoyed the (slightly damp) hike out the valley to rejoin the trail.

theREALCarpeDM

theREALCarpeDM - Jul 28, 2012 6:24 pm Date Climbed: Jul 28, 2012

North ridge  Sucess!

Very fun! The route is not that bad; it's just exposed. I stayed ridge direct as much as possible, which was most of the time. I was originally thinking of going back to get Old Baldy, too, but the bushwhack back to the Arapaho Pass trail took longer than expected, and I had things to do.

Sarah Simon

Sarah Simon - Jun 10, 2012 11:59 pm Date Climbed: Jun 9, 2012

Juliet Couloir  Sucess!

This route felt pretty darn steep near the finish - I'm relieved to hear others note that the finish on this couloir can surpass 50 degrees. Noticed the High Park fire flaring up, which was just chilling. All was well until things went sideways on rotten snow...woman vs. ice ax resulted in 4 stitches. Battle wounds, of sorts. I never felt a thing - wondered where the blood came from!

Shaylee

Shaylee - Aug 16, 2011 11:58 pm Date Climbed: Jul 30, 2011

Neva  Sucess!

7-30-11

SenadR

SenadR - Aug 14, 2011 9:28 pm Date Climbed: Aug 14, 2011

Via Phoebe Couloair  Sucess!

Nice snow climb on whats left of Phoebe Couloair.

Scott

Scott - Jul 31, 2011 10:21 pm Date Climbed: Jul 30, 2011

Neva  Sucess!

Today, Kimberly, Kessler, Shaylee and I set off to climb Mount Neva in the Indian Peaks Wilderness. We had planned an early start for the ascent, but I ended up being stuck at the office until almost midnight, we did not get an early start the next day.

We arrived at the trailhead at 9 am and quickly hiked to Columbine Lake. We were supposed to meet Scot Osborn as his daughter there, but since we were late, they started up the mountain. We started up the saddle and me Scot and his daughter coming down. They had turned back at some tedious loose scree and we told them we would visit their camp on the way down.

We continued through the tedious scree up to the ridge. The weather was still perfect so we were able to keep climbing and summitted Mount Neva at 1 pm. The views were fantastic and we spent time admiring the views of all the surrounding peaks and frozen lakes before heading back down the mountain.

One the way down we chatted with another climbing group before descending to Columbine Lake. There we chatted and rested with Scot and his daughter (whom were spending another night at the lake) before heading back down to the trailhead. Everyone was tired by the time we made it back.

Hostilejim

Hostilejim - Dec 19, 2010 6:36 pm Date Climbed: Jul 4, 2009

A great peak on a bad day  Sucess!

A beautiful hike to a wonderful summit, but it rained and rained on us as we went down.

MattK

MattK - Sep 10, 2010 2:11 pm Date Climbed: Aug 28, 2010

North Ridge  Sucess!

Enjoyable climbing. Then headed over to Jasper and descended the southeast ridge to Diamond Lake.

astrobassman

astrobassman - May 30, 2010 11:13 pm Date Climbed: May 30, 2010

Juliet  Sucess!

Great day on my anual birthday climb in the IPW. Juliet felt about 50-55 degrees at the top, and 45 degrees throughout. Way steeper than the guide books make it out. Good day in the Indian Peaks.

armorfoot

armorfoot - Sep 7, 2009 7:26 pm Date Climbed: Aug 23, 2009

North Ridge  Sucess!

Fun little scrambling peak with perfect views of where I grew up. I noticed my phone worked (I was curious), so I called my dad in Fraser. He couldn't see me. What a shame.

kavak

kavak - Jan 27, 2009 10:05 am Date Climbed: Jul 26, 1992

North Ridge Route  Sucess!

It was a fun scramble and not as difficult as it looks. The actual summit is somewhat disappointing when considering the route to get there. We had great weather and headed over to Mt Jasper afterwards.

Narendra

Narendra - Dec 26, 2008 10:49 am

North ridge  Sucess!

Climbed from the 4th of July trailhead via the North Ridge (2007).

GeorgeJames

GeorgeJames - Jul 27, 2008 10:30 pm Date Climbed: Jul 26, 2008

North Ridge to Jasper Traverse  Sucess!

From the 4th of July Trailhead. A great ridge scramble, kind of wish it was longer. Over to Mount Jasper from here.

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