Peak 8 Climber's Log

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mickeyCs - Mar 27, 2020 7:14 pm

10 mile traverse

summer 2015


ftdelurgio - Aug 11, 2019 5:06 am Date Climbed: Aug 9, 2019

Peak 8 Breckenridge   Sucess!

Perfect weather. Beautiful climb. Met some nice people from Toronto on the way up to the summitt. Could've stayed up there all day!


BradBartick - Sep 29, 2018 7:46 am Date Climbed: Sep 29, 2018

Great fall day  Sucess!

9, 8, 7 from West via Wheeler trail.


davidsanger - Jul 15, 2018 8:35 pm Date Climbed: Jul 10, 2018

From Colorado Super Chair  Sucess!

Chair starts running at 9:30 and takes you to 11,246'. We left closer to 11 for a quick acclimatization hike and even so it was cloudy and threading thundershowers as we descended. Two days later my son got hit with rain and hail on the descent.

jakegarber - May 9, 2016 6:44 pm Date Climbed: Jan 18, 2015

Ski Trip Summit  Sucess!

Hiked to the summit from the Imperial lift and skied down a double black. I jumped a few feet high at the summit to get to 13,000' :)


alpine345 - Oct 19, 2012 10:34 pm Date Climbed: Mar 4, 1985

on to Copper...  Sucess!

Summited Pk 8 then Pk 7, then skied down the couloir/avy chute to Copper, then Summit stage home...


EndlessPat - Sep 29, 2011 7:46 pm Date Climbed: Feb 1, 2009

Breckenridge  Sucess!

Off of Imperial, cheating I know, but a hike's a hike.

Sarah Simon

Sarah Simon - Aug 7, 2011 9:38 pm Date Climbed: Aug 7, 2011

From the resort with Peaks 9 and 7  Sucess!

What a delightful day! Three peaks, bomber views, unbeatable weather...and back down in Breckenridge with plenty of time to enjoy lunch at the brewery. Life is good!


chicagotransplant - Sep 19, 2010 11:00 pm Date Climbed: Sep 19, 2010

Tenmile Ridge Run  Sucess!

Started in Frisco, ran the ridge from Royal all the way to Peak 8 and then down to Breckenridge. Took the free county bus back to my car, great to have that so you can do this solo! Have actually been up here several times from the lift with various ski descents, but this was the first real "hike" I did for this summit. Also ran the ridge 9-8-7 from the Wheeler trail on July 4, 2019


km_donovan - Aug 15, 2010 11:21 pm Date Climbed: Aug 7, 2010

Ten Mile Traverse  Sucess!

It looks much different than it does when ski season is in full swing.


Incliner - Dec 28, 2009 10:46 pm

From T Bar  Sucess!

Before the Imperial, there was once only the mighty T-Bar. Drops you off I think it was about 500 vertical feet away. Should I count it as a summit. You bet, it was as windy as, well, Breck, usually is in January...


shknbke - Sep 24, 2009 1:21 am Date Climbed: Sep 19, 2009

Ten Mile Traverse  Sucess!

Started at Miner's Creek up the east ridge of Peak 1 and all the way across to Peak 9. Was racing storms near the end of the day. Sweet traverse!


miztflip - Jul 20, 2009 3:44 pm Date Climbed: Jul 7, 2009

Tenmile Traverse  Sucess!

As part of the Tenmile traverse with Jared. About 9.5 hours from Frisco down to Breck. Fun outing.


McCannster - Jan 26, 2009 12:31 am Date Climbed: Jan 25, 2009

Snowboarding  Sucess!

From the top of Imperial Lift, took about 6 minutes. No views at the summit, but I'll be back. Fun ride down the bowl.


kavak - Oct 2, 2008 10:15 am Date Climbed: Aug 16, 2002

From the Wheeler TH  Sucess!

Hiked over from Peak 9. Finished with Peak 7. Forgot my sunscreen on this one. Will never do that again.


DharmaBum1984 - Mar 29, 2008 1:34 pm Date Climbed: Sep 1, 2008

Tenmile Traverse  Sucess!

Summited at noon, seven hours after leaving the car, as part of the Tenmile Traverse.

Also climbed on 9/19/08 with Nisa as part of the "Eightmile Traverse."

Also climbed a few dozen times from the top of the Imperial chair in winter.


shanrickv - Feb 10, 2008 9:58 am Date Climbed: Feb 9, 2008

Imperial to the Top (almost)

OK, so I took the Imperial lift to just below the summit, but it was still a great ride after climbing the rest of the way to the top. I loved snowboarding down that ridge with my son and getting away from the Breck crowds.

Eric Holle

Eric Holle - Sep 6, 2006 1:59 am

Route Climbed: Tenmile Traverse Date Climbed: 9/4/06  Sucess!

Part of the Tenmile Traverse.


Chris - Jul 31, 2006 10:41 pm Date Climbed: Jul 29, 2006

Tenmile Traverse  Sucess!

Part of the Tenmile Traverse... what a long but fun day! Mount Royal through Peak 10. 16.5 miles, 8100' gain, 15 hours.

Ryan Kowalski

Ryan Kowalski - May 19, 2006 11:35 pm Date Climbed: Jul 3, 2001

As part of the Tenmile Traverse  Sucess!

Did this as part of the Tenmile Traverse, a truly kick-butt route. Peak's 5-10 are all pretty gentle and make for a pretty mellow ending if you start at Frisco

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