Mount Sherman Climber's Log

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pjenson05

pjenson05 - Jul 19, 2005 11:32 am

Route Climbed: Southwest Ridge from Fourmile Creek Date Climbed: July 16, 2005  Sucess!

Easy but rocky trail. There are multiple ways to hike up this mountain.

jnoffsinger

jnoffsinger - Jul 18, 2005 10:23 pm

Route Climbed: Fourmile Creek Date Climbed: May 29, 2003  Sucess!

Piece of cake for number 8. Up and down in shade over 2 hours with Shane and Peter. Old coal mines added a little flavor to this enjoyable hike. Great view of Democrat and and classic cirque. Everybody should do Sherman!

chef007

chef007 - Jul 17, 2005 7:05 pm

Route Climbed: standard Date Climbed: July 16 2005  Sucess!

Up and down in 2 hr, not by choice though I had to get back to Denver and pick up my wife from work.

doumall

doumall - Jul 13, 2005 3:17 pm

Route Climbed: Fourmile Date Climbed: May 21, 2004  Sucess!

7th 14er!

challengehikes

challengehikes - Jul 8, 2005 8:02 am

Route Climbed: Fourmile Creek Date Climbed: June 2, 2005  Sucess!

Started from the mine at the very bottom to make sure I did 3,000, decided that's my standard.

djilk - Jul 5, 2005 3:42 pm

Route Climbed: Fourmile Creek via scree slope Date Climbed: July 3, 2005  Sucess!

Started at 7am, made the mistake of groggily following the first group up and ended up on a steep scree slope instead of the saddle. Probably saved a little time. We actually had the summit to ourselves for a few minutes! I think we saw 'myrone' at the top.

myrone

myrone - Jul 4, 2005 6:22 pm

Route Climbed: From the mine, don't know what this is called?? Date Climbed: Sunday July 3, 2005  Sucess!

Got a late start, started up at 8:02AM. Reached the summit via scree-filled gully,(I didn't know any better, not bad) yet the fastest way to the top, summited at 9:20AM. Stayed about 18 mins then back down with lots of people coming up, glissaded going down, back to the car at 10:40AM, my 13th 14'er, sweet!!

wwells

wwells - Jul 4, 2005 12:26 pm

Route Climbed: Fourmile Creek Date Climbed: June 30, 2005  Sucess!

Climbed with my buddy JFA. We encountered high winds from the saddle to the summit, but overall this was a straightforward and relatively easy hike.

vayporz

vayporz - Jul 4, 2005 1:30 am

Route Climbed: Fourmile Creek Date Climbed: June 19, 2005  Sucess!

Warm day for Colorado, and a good bit of traffic on the trail.

James C

James C - Jul 3, 2005 11:38 pm

Route Climbed: Iowa Gulch Date Climbed: July 1 2005  Sucess!

quick and easy little hike to the summit

Foxy Long Bottoms

Foxy Long Bottoms - Jun 20, 2005 6:03 pm

Route Climbed: Fourmile Date Climbed: 7/03  Sucess!

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eggheadsherpa

eggheadsherpa - Jun 9, 2005 1:10 am

Route Climbed: Four Mile Creek Date Climbed: 05/22/04  Sucess!

Pretty boring summit...not too hard of a climb

ktiffany22

ktiffany22 - May 15, 2005 11:01 pm

Route Climbed: Fourmile Creek Date Climbed: August 11, 2004  Sucess!

This mountain is FULL of trails- heading in every which direction.... my suggestion? Do as we did, ignore them, and create your own:-) Yeah, we decided to go straight vertically up the mountain on the scree... now THAT is the way to climb what is otherwise considered to be an "easy" 14er!:-) Oh, and can we say "mines?!" They are everywhere! Though unsafe, they are a blast to approach from a distance and check out! Be adventurous here!

Aspen

Aspen - May 15, 2006 6:39 am

Re: Route Climbed: Fourmile Creek Date Climbed: August 11, 2004

Hey yo! I thought u'd contribute to more erosion if u make your own trail up the peak.

Knight

easleygone - Apr 13, 2005 12:15 am

Route Climbed: From the Mine? Date Climbed: 1990  Sucess!

Another 14er. Mine was interesting.

Brian Kalet

Brian Kalet - Apr 7, 2005 5:46 pm Date Climbed: Aug 17, 2006

Climbed Twice  Sucess!

August 1, 2004: Iowa Gulch
August 17, 2006: Fourmile Creek, Night Hike

altitude14er

altitude14er - Mar 20, 2005 8:01 pm

Route Climbed: Fourmile Creek Trailhead Date Climbed: 01/27/2004  Sucess!

In the winter you have to park prior to reaching the Leavick Townsite so be prepared for the extra mileage you can (usually) easily avoid avalanche conditions

Asphazell

Asphazell - Mar 1, 2005 12:45 pm

Route Climbed: Leavick Date Climbed: January 2004  Sucess!

You know you had a nice winter day of climbing when there are people on the summit with their shirts off posing for the photographer! I hear winds on this summit can be insane, glad we were so fortunate with such incredible weather!

ColoradoScott

ColoradoScott - Feb 7, 2005 12:07 pm

Route Climbed: Fourmile Creek and Iowa Gulch routes Date Climbed: July 23, 1983  Sucess!

In 1983 and again in 1988 I climbed from Leavick to the south ridge, by the "standard route". On Sept. 27, 1992 I started from high in Iowa Gulch, climbing Dyer Mtn by the SE Slopes route and continued ESE along the narrow ridge to Gemini (Class II). The walk south from Gemini to Sherman's summit is an easy stroll on a high plateau, with the summit in view the entire way. From the summit I continued south to the Sherman/Sheridan saddle, and then returned to the west from there along a lightly used trail along the northern side of this drainage (not on the maps) and some scree, where the trail had disappeared over the years. This is a nice tour that avoids most of the crowds and allows more summits to be climbed as well.

Richrat

Richrat - Jan 30, 2005 9:00 pm

Route Climbed: Fourmile Creek Trail Date Climbed: May 2003  Sucess!

The snow made it possible to slide down from the saddle.

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