Mount Yale Climber's Log

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Matt Miller

Matt Miller - Dec 11, 2010 1:22 pm Date Climbed: Aug 19, 2008

Yale and Huron  Sucess!

Ran up Yale in the morning and then drove over to Huron. Long day, but very nice weather.


rockymountaindiva - Oct 11, 2010 12:44 am Date Climbed: Sep 9, 2000

Fun climb  Sucess!

Great scrambling fun but windy.


jjcrow99 - Aug 29, 2010 11:11 pm Date Climbed: Aug 28, 2010

Perfect Day  Sucess!

An absolutely beautiful trip, weather perfect, could'nt have been a better trip.


tllwebb4 - Aug 20, 2010 6:56 pm Date Climbed: Aug 1, 2010

2 in 2 days  Sucess!

Baaa. After summitting Mt. Elbert yesterday, then partying with a bunch of hippies in the woods near the Denny Creek trailhead in the wee hours of the morning, I did Yale as a run-up with only a small water bottle. Virtually no views thanks to persistent fog.


Hostilejim - Jul 31, 2010 9:32 am Date Climbed: Jul 13, 2010

Too much scree  Sucess!

Very hard day, west up east ridge and couldn't get out of scree. Started down southwest slopes and got into another scree slope. The views were amazing though.


ledavis23 - Jul 8, 2010 11:59 pm Date Climbed: Jun 18, 2010

Next!  Sucess!

That was fun. Loved the views from the summit!


gabem - Jul 7, 2010 4:01 pm

East Ridge  Sucess!

Beautiful climb up the east ridge. If you don't mind sacrificing a slightly longer day for no crowds and some decent exposure with fun scrambling, you have to take this route.


strudolyubov - Jun 6, 2010 1:02 am Date Climbed: Jun 5, 2010

Mt. Yale from Denny Creek  Sucess!

Hiked to the summit of Mount Yale starting from Denny Creek TH. Nice weather, great views!


seano - Jun 5, 2010 10:19 pm Date Climbed: Jun 5, 2010

Silver Creek  Sucess!

That ridge must hold the world record for false summits. Crappy conditions below timberline (mud bog with slush-drifts), but nice day otherwise. Trip report

Ken Dammen

Ken Dammen - May 29, 2010 12:00 am Date Climbed: May 28, 2010

Standard route from Denny Creek  Sucess!

Beautiful Day. 1st 14er of the season. Some snow on the route which make for some tough going in a few spots. Fun glissade on the way down. 25th Official Colorado 14er. Matt was my climbing partner.


RckyMtneer - May 11, 2010 2:29 pm Date Climbed: May 10, 2010

Snow and Ice  Sucess!

Approached on west face, via snow slope right below the summit. Snow storm and 40-50 mph winds hit us on the summit, so we didn't stick around long.

Eric Holle

Eric Holle - May 3, 2010 10:07 pm Date Climbed: May 3, 2010

from Denny Creek  Sucess!

Plenty of snow and wind up high, combined Mascot for a nice early spring outing with Jordan W. It was my second ascent of Yale.


theREALCarpeDM - Apr 8, 2010 6:09 pm Date Climbed: Aug 11, 2007

Denny Creek  Sucess!

Don't really remember too much about it.


metal4lyf - Mar 22, 2010 1:06 am Date Climbed: Mar 21, 2010

via Denny Creek  Sucess!

Met some new friends on the standard route. Incredible hike!


JB99 - Dec 9, 2009 4:53 pm Date Climbed: Aug 8, 2008

With a friend  Sucess!

Brought a friend up for his first 14er. Steep route, beautiful surroundings.

Senad Rizvanovic

Senad Rizvanovic - Nov 24, 2009 12:29 am

nice one  Sucess!

Ver nice hike, steep and long but good one.
2nd time July 06, 2014


dancla22 - Nov 11, 2009 7:51 am

Fun Hike  Sucess!

Fun trip to take while on the Colorado Trail, nice to go all the way to the top instead of just over a saddle.


mirhash - Oct 12, 2009 3:50 pm Date Climbed: Sep 7, 2009

Early start  Sucess!

Started really early (woke up at the campsite around 3:45 am) but it was well worth it. Saw the sunrise at 14,000!


MRoyer4 - Sep 30, 2009 5:47 pm

Colorado Trail Side Trip  Sucess!

Scrambled up the ridge from where the Colorado Trail passes by. A nice side trip, although my stashed thru-hike pack was chewed on by a marmot while we were heading up.


sevenvii - Sep 27, 2009 6:54 pm Date Climbed: Sep 26, 2009

Denny Creek  Sucess!

Nice climb on a cool September morning. Bluebird day with a chilly breeze at the top. Left TH at 6:40 and reached summit 10:05, lots of nice fellow hikers on the trail.

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