Mount Oxford Climber's Log

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rmjwinters - Oct 5, 2002 10:06 pm

Route Climbed: Traverse from Belford Date Climbed: June 11 2000  Sucess!

Made traverse...extremely windy and cold.


xskier77 - Sep 7, 2002 8:13 pm

Route Climbed: From Belford Date Climbed: September 1, 2002  Sucess!

After reaching this summit it was quite a relief because we had gotten Belford and Missouri previous to it that day. Heading back to Belford was a grueling 700 vertical ft but it was another relief making it back to Belford. Then the fun downclimb began which did wonders for my knees. This was my first day bagging three 14ers in one day :) and a long day it was...about 13 hours.


wayneaflick - Jun 25, 2002 8:14 pm

Route Climbed: Elk Head Pass from Missouri Basin Trailhead Date Climbed: August 8, 1997  Sucess!

When we climbed Belford we didn't climb Oxford because of a summit storm. I climbed Oxford by walking all the way to Elk Head Pass. It's long but easy. Climbing Oxford from Elk Head Pass is just a matter of following Belford's South Ridge to the Oxford-Belford saddle and crossing over. Except for the distance its quite easy. On the down climb I did cross over Belford and followed the standard route down. I was hallucinating on the way. I saw a dinosaur (a large rock), a panther (a small aspen tree), and several skunks ( small rocks).

ctruscot - Jun 17, 2002 10:49 am

Route Climbed: Missouri Gulch around backside of Belford Date Climbed: September 9 2000  Sucess!

I love the valley of Missouri Gulch. Dusting of snow that day and winds that never stopped.

Matt Mahoney

Matt Mahoney - May 17, 2002 5:12 pm

Route Climbed: Belford saddle Date Climbed: Aug 17 2002  Sucess!

7th summit of Nolan's 14. Only 45 minutes from Belford. Descended off trail south of the saddle down to an avalanche chute above the Bedrock Falls aid station on the Pine Creek trail. It is getting dark. On to Harvard.

steve simmons

steve simmons - Jan 3, 2002 4:54 pm

Route Climbed: standard approach from the west from belford Date Climbed: august 18th, '01  Sucess!

beautiful morning summit,

descended south to avalanche gulch from belford oxford summit.

Praise GOD!!!!


miztflip - Aug 21, 2001 3:40 pm

Route Climbed: From Belford Date Climbed: July 2000  Sucess!

Did with Belford and Missouri. The view of Harvard is incredible.


climbcolorado - Aug 16, 2001 7:56 pm

Route Climbed: West Ridge  Sucess!

Another easy hike with my dog Sneakers!

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