Mount Shavano Climber's Log

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bigwilly

bigwilly - Jul 19, 2007 9:53 pm Date Climbed: Jul 16, 2007

shav and tab  Sucess!

Numbers 13 and 14 in one long day from blank gulch. Climbed them the day after having done oxford and belford. Beautiful mountains, and huge.

taw6644

taw6644 - Jul 19, 2007 7:54 pm Date Climbed: Jul 13, 2007

Shavano and Tab  Sucess!

Man, this was my hradest 14er yet considering it was my second climb. ha. Summited Shavano and Tab in one day. We did it pretty fast though. Round trip time was about 7 hours 50 mins.

HokieJim

HokieJim - Jul 3, 2007 9:15 pm Date Climbed: May 5, 2007

Angel butt-kicking  Sucess!

Ascended and descended the Angel, snow conditions were ideal from treeline to the summit. Storms were moving in and prevented a traverse to Tabeguache

pittbrownie

pittbrownie - Jul 1, 2007 10:44 pm Date Climbed: Jul 1, 2007

East slopes from main trailhead  Sucess!

Beautiful day for a climb! Took a little longer than I thought but that wasn't disappointing at all. FYI, Moonlight Pizza in Salida really hits the spot after a long day of climbing!

PapaBanucci

PapaBanucci - Jun 30, 2007 10:06 pm Date Climbed: Jun 30, 2007

Marmot at the Summit  Sucess!

There was this marmot at the summit, and I mean *at* the summit. Sitting on the second to top-most rock. Evidently begging for food.

Scott Rogers

Scott Rogers - Jun 25, 2007 8:27 pm

Angelic  Sucess!

Bagged this one twice in my short lifetime so far.

shanrickv

shanrickv - Jun 25, 2007 1:33 pm Date Climbed: Jun 24, 2007

East Slopes with JP!  Sucess!

Had the pleasure of climbing with my son, JP. He lounged on the summit while I went over and tagged Tabegauche. It is always a joy to climb with my son!

davebobk47

davebobk47 - Jun 19, 2007 12:54 pm Date Climbed: May 27, 2006

Goat  Sucess!

Great climb, most of the Angel was gone but got within 100ft of a mountain goat on the way down.

kilimanjaro1

kilimanjaro1 - Jun 13, 2007 1:59 pm Date Climbed: Jun 11, 2007

Darn It!  Sucess!

Set out to get Tabeguache since I had summited Shavano before. But guess I am getting slower and with some weather coming in, decided to just do Shavano today. Third time is the charm-- will have to try it again in a couple months and get an earlier start.

shanrickv

shanrickv - Jun 25, 2007 1:36 pm

Re: Darn It!

Don't feel bad. I just summited Tabegauche yesteday after 3 tries. Last year I was turned around twice; once by weather and the other time nausea. Third time will be the charm!

kylerlott

kylerlott - Jun 12, 2007 1:55 pm Date Climbed: Jun 9, 2007

Shav &Tab  Sucess!

Tango! I'm glad you found your dog "rpace", you did do a lot of extra climbing. Shav and Tab on saturday then MTB at Hartman Rocks sunday turned out to be a pretty damn good weekend!

ElliottDavis

ElliottDavis - Jun 12, 2007 1:38 am Date Climbed: Jun 10, 2007

blank gulch to Tabeguache  Sucess!

a fine day indeed! ditto what Mots010 said: Successful day on Shav and Tab. Weather was cooperative and the glissade down the Angel was a nice touch.

Mots010

Mots010 - Jun 11, 2007 5:45 pm Date Climbed: Jun 9, 2007

Shav and Tab  Sucess!

Successful day on Shav and Tab. Weather was cooperative and the glissade down the Angel was a nice touch.

rpace

rpace - Jun 11, 2007 12:40 pm Date Climbed: Jun 9, 2007

Found my lost dog!  Sucess!

Extended my climb by looking for my dog for five hours, but found my dog and summited, so good day in the end!

heather14

heather14 - Jun 10, 2007 12:18 am Date Climbed: Jun 9, 2007

Angel  Sucess!

Climbed via the Angel. Aside from the wind it was a great day.

Mike Mc

Mike Mc - Jun 6, 2007 6:27 pm Date Climbed: May 26, 2007

Angel  Sucess!

We climed the Angel and skiied down our ascent route. The skiing in the Angel was fantastic; however, the snow cover directly off the summit was a bit thin. I banged my board up pretty good! Also, the weather was absolutely gorgeous, and unfortunately, I ran out of sunblock early in the day. I probably received one of the worst sunburns I've ever had!

mountainloverCO

mountainloverCO - May 27, 2007 10:09 pm Date Climbed: May 27, 2007

A slog  Sucess!

Climbed the standard summer route until 12,500 feet or so (when the trail disappeared due to the snowfields). From there, we left the main trail, and bushwacked up some moderately steep and snowy slopes to the summit. The snow was soft and slushy both on the ascent and descent which meant lots of postholing, but we couldn't have asked for a more beautiful day to hike. The weather was perfect!

Britette

Britette - May 25, 2007 3:10 pm Date Climbed: Apr 7, 2007

Angel Climb and Ski Descent  Sucess!

Not enough snow to ski from the summit but at least the Angel was in.

ktiffany22

ktiffany22 - May 7, 2007 12:56 am Date Climbed: May 5, 2007

Via Angel of Shavano  Sucess!

A repeat summit via a different route. GREAT snow conditions! Long snow hike up the Angel, did very well until the last 400' when the altitude/not enough energy/food in us took us 36 minutes to summit. We were rewarded with a 3,000 foot glissade!

Scott

Scott - Apr 9, 2007 4:43 pm Date Climbed: Apr 7, 2007

Angel  Sucess!

Climbed via the Angel of Shavano.

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