Mount Scott Climber's Log

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metasyn11

metasyn11 - Sep 14, 2007 1:05 pm Date Climbed: Sep 13, 2007

Mt Scott Trail  Sucess!

Quick hike up and down the trail in about 1:45hrs round trip. Fantastic views, although a bit hazy today.. couldn't see Shasta or the Sisters.

sax_man - Aug 16, 2007 3:12 pm Date Climbed: Aug 10, 2007

Beautiful views

Easy hike - maybe an hour. The view of the lake is incredible Mt. Thielen looks so inviting.

thundercloud

thundercloud - May 25, 2007 4:40 pm Date Climbed: Jul 18, 2004

Trail  Sucess!

Short hike with great view.

calebEOC

calebEOC - Oct 29, 2006 1:25 am Date Climbed: Oct 28, 2006

nice late oct hike  Sucess!

After climbing Thielsen earlier this month I decided to cruise back down to southern oregon to hit this P2K'er. Nice hike, could see knobby looking Shasta in the distant south, first time I had seen it in 20 years or so. Hike went quick so busted over to Hillman Peak and climbed it also.

Dennis Poulin

Dennis Poulin - Sep 22, 2006 9:29 pm Date Climbed: Aug 25, 1999

Mt. Scott Trail  Sucess!

I've climbed this one at least 3 times. Great views of Crater Lake and there are usually other hikers to socialize with.

physics

physics - Aug 25, 2006 3:21 am Date Climbed: Aug 23, 2006

Route Climbed: Mt. Scott Trail  Sucess!

highest point in Crater Lake National Park; after finishing Thielsen earlier in the afternoon, we checked out the NP and were hoping for a nice view from Mt. Scott- unfortunately wildfires burning inside the park made everything smokey and there were no clear views. that together with the fact the trail is dusty and dry made it debatable whether or not it was worth it to hike to the top.

395guy

395guy - Aug 14, 2006 5:54 pm Date Climbed: Aug 12, 2006

relaxing on the peak after the marathon  Sucess!

After running the Crater Lake Marathon in the morning, I changed clothes and hiked up Mt Scott to eat some lunch. I just couldn't resist seeing the park (and much of the marathon course, including the highpoint of the course at Cloud Cap) from the highest peak in the park.

BTW, the marathon was great. I finished 6th overall in 3:27:02. We had perfect weather (cloudless skies; 40 and breezy at the start; 60s and sunny at the finish). If you're a runner, I highly recommend running either the 6.7-mile, 13-mile, or full marathon races here at Crater Lake on the second Saturday of August. Tough courses, but what a great place to run.

patient0

patient0 - Aug 1, 2006 7:24 pm Date Climbed: Jul 23, 2006

Mt. Scott Trail  Sucess!

Quick trip (especially the down part). Great view, but crowded.

madmallard

madmallard - Apr 11, 2006 1:12 am Date Climbed: Sep 4, 2005

Mt Scott Trail  Sucess!

a good one to drag the girlfriend up. easy, and great views.

bnschwerin

bnschwerin - Apr 4, 2006 8:55 pm Date Climbed: Aug 21, 2005

Main Trail  Sucess!

Great way to break a sweat before we swam in the crystal waters
of crater lake.

NickyP - Mar 7, 2006 6:26 pm Date Climbed: Aug 16, 2005

Mt. Scott  Sucess!

It was a perfect day for this climb, clear skies with a light breeze. Great views all around.

LCannon

LCannon - Feb 24, 2006 3:44 am

Route Climbed: Mt. Scott Trail Date Climbed: 1990  Sucess!

My husband and I and my two older children climbed this. My son was 13 and daughter 10, we made it to the top with a lot of complaining about it being "so far" but then all liked the views very much.

cascadetraveler

cascadetraveler - Jan 8, 2006 1:12 pm

Route Climbed: Mt scott trail. Date Climbed: september4th 2005  Sucess!

It was my third peak this day in the park. I had ascended hillman peak for the rim high point, garfield peak as a little warm up for Mt scott. I believe I ascended in fifty minutes. It was plenty fast for me. I did however come across a few joggers/ultra marathoners. The views from the summit are awsome of the lake. The klamath country to the south is very nice. the distant views a bit hazy.

Garon Coriz

Garon Coriz - Sep 4, 2005 10:59 pm

Route Climbed: Mt. Scott Trail Date Climbed: September 3, 2005  Sucess!

I couldn't believe how gorgeous the views were and how dry and dusty the trail was.

2skinners - Aug 26, 2005 2:49 am

Route Climbed: Mt. Scott Trail Date Climbed: August 11, 2005  Sucess!

My wife and I were camping out at Mazama Village because this was the week of the Persied (I hope I spelled that right) Meteor showers. This particular peak had been eating at me. I very much love to take pictures and I heard it had a great view of Crater Lake. I was not disappointed, the view was gorgeous. I was almost able to fit the whole view of the lake into my normal camera viewfinder but not quite, luckily I brought my Wide angle. Total time up and down, 2 hours. Definately a great peak for catching the sunset over Crater Lake. Enjoyed it thoroughly!

mountaingazelle

mountaingazelle - Aug 13, 2005 8:20 pm Date Climbed: Aug 11, 2005

Route Climbed: Mt. Scott Trail Date Climbed: August 11, 2005  Sucess!

I had to climb to the highest point in Crater Lake National Park while I was there. Nice hike with great views of the surrounding area.

brusy

brusy - Apr 18, 2005 7:46 pm

Route Climbed: Mt. Scott trail Date Climbed: September 5, 2004  Sucess!

Great to take a picture of the whole crater. Shoreasy hike.

The Defiant One

The Defiant One - Mar 5, 2005 2:24 am

Date Climbed: Several  Sucess!

great views

cmc56789

cmc56789 - Sep 10, 2004 4:01 am

Route Climbed: Mount Scott Trail. Date Climbed: September 08, 2004  Sucess!

I did this hike on a warm but not too hot perfectly clear day. So did a lot of other people. Nice views though. I could see from Shasta to North Sister.

Bob Bolton

Bob Bolton - Aug 3, 2004 1:03 am

Route Climbed: Mt. Scott Trail Date Climbed: August 1, 2004  Sucess!

This peak was interesting because it is the 22nd most topographically prominent peak in Oregon, with 3,018+ feet of prominence. It was an Oregon "50 Finest" weekend, with three on Saturday and two more on Sunday, Mt. Scott and Mt. Bailey. Up in 53 minutes.

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