North Eolus Climber's Log

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Wheelbarrow - Feb 5, 2018 11:25 pm Date Climbed: Jun 17, 2017

#16  Sucess!

Started from Purgatory at sunset. Ran 12 miles and set up a hammock at 2am off the side of the trail. Woke at 8am and meandered my way up the last 6 miles to N. Eolus. Still lots of snow but can avoid :)

utclimber - Oct 16, 2016 5:14 pm

North Eolus  Sucess!

Visited North Eolus after Eolus.


RMdaytripsgrl - Jul 21, 2016 6:38 pm Date Climbed: Jul 8, 2016

Super Fun  Sucess!

Standing half way across the catwalk and too tired to deal with the final face of Eolus, we consoled ourselves by climbing up N Eolus before descending. Glad we did it, really fun and easy. Darn it, have to go back to Chi Basin to get Eolus someday! lol.


voxnihili - Aug 17, 2015 11:07 am Date Climbed: Aug 11, 2015

Fun  Sucess!

Fun climb. Excellent views.


astroclimber - Sep 20, 2014 10:04 pm Date Climbed: Sep 3, 2014

Fun Trip  Sucess!

Fantastic last summit of the trip with Kat and Dave. Excellent views fun scrambling great peak.


SenadR - Jul 30, 2014 8:09 pm Date Climbed: Jul 28, 2014

From Eolus  Sucess!

Great little scramble after Eolus.


shanahan96 - Jul 14, 2014 3:08 pm Date Climbed: Aug 2, 2012

good vantage point  Sucess!

nice stop along the way to eolus, but i wouldn't consider this anything more than a bump on eolus' ridge.



chicagotransplant - Jan 22, 2014 7:31 pm Date Climbed: Jul 6, 2008

Bonus Summit  Sucess!

Climbed on the way down off Eolus, also climbed Glacier Point. Climbed with Jamie.


SarahThompson - Dec 29, 2013 7:18 pm Date Climbed: Aug 11, 2013

Summer & Winter  Sucess!

8/11/05 - Sidetrip while climbing Eolus from camp in Chicago Basin.

12/24/13 - Part of a week long winter trip to Chicago Basin. Fun little diversion before facing the real deal...

Brian Kalet

Brian Kalet - Dec 18, 2013 3:16 pm Date Climbed: Aug 12, 2006

4 Peaks  Sucess!

Trip Report


DanielL - Oct 9, 2013 12:38 am Date Climbed: Aug 29, 2012

Great scramble  Sucess!

Climbed up North Eolus before continuing on to its more popular (and difficult) southern neighbor. This one is totally worth the extra time, in my opinion!


rockymountaindiva - Jul 26, 2013 4:08 pm Date Climbed: Jul 16, 2011

Quickie  Sucess!

Fun little side trip after Eolus, how could you not do it?

milan - Oct 21, 2012 5:26 pm Date Climbed: Jul 1, 2012

Second one in Needles  Sucess!

I wonder why people dont climb this subpeak along with Eolus, its only about 10 minutes climb on very nice grippy solid granit.


blueshade - Sep 29, 2012 1:46 pm Date Climbed: Aug 18, 2012

North Ridge  Sucess!

Class 4/5 at the bottom of the route from the Peak Twelve saddle (may be possible to find an easier way around the right). Otherwise easy or nice scrambling. Counting it as a separate peak from Eolus, #24 of 31 on 10 day trip.

Liba Kopeckova

Liba Kopeckova - Sep 4, 2012 9:41 am Date Climbed: Sep 2, 2012

nearly separate trip  Sucess!

We climbed Eolus with my brother first, and he left his trekking poles just before the catwalk. When we came down from Eolus, his trekking poles (actually he was borrowing mine, completely new and with flowers!) were gone. There was only one couple in front of us, so we decided to chase them and get trekking poles back. They are were down, about 40 min descent for us, and then we climbed back to ascent North Eolus. So, we definitively deserved this peak :)

Matt Lemke

Matt Lemke - Aug 30, 2012 2:15 am Date Climbed: Aug 17, 2012

From Twin Thumbs  Sucess!

Did right after Eolus


skorpeo - Aug 4, 2012 12:38 am Date Climbed: Jul 25, 2012

great peak  Sucess!

Great little scramble after Eolus.


hhsilleck - Aug 2, 2012 3:39 pm Date Climbed: Jul 24, 2012

Side trip  Sucess!

This hardly seems like it counts ... maybe five minutes from the saddle? Fun rock and great views though!


bighornmonkey - Aug 2, 2012 11:47 am Date Climbed: Jul 4, 2012

Part of a quadrufer  Sucess!

6th 14er this year.

Alex Wood

Alex Wood - Jul 27, 2012 2:00 pm Date Climbed: Aug 25, 2012

The Long Way  Sucess!

Hiked in via Pugatory Creek Trail and it rained the whole time in. We camped at the really nice shelter close to the river instead of hiking all the way into Chicago Basin. We missed our alarm the next morning and got a 2 hour late start. We ended up only doing Eulos and North Eulos. If you can afford and extra 2.5 hours, do the hike in! Its not that bad.

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