Ragged Peak Climber's Log

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tbaranski

tbaranski - Aug 16, 2016 6:45 pm Date Climbed: Aug 16, 2016

SW Ridge  Sucess!

The SW Ridge is enjoyable class-3 pretty much from start to finish.

mjp20k

mjp20k - Oct 28, 2013 8:03 pm Date Climbed: Aug 2, 2008

Ragged Peak  Sucess!

Part of a CA peak-bagging tour.

CWessels

CWessels - Jul 31, 2013 12:14 pm Date Climbed: Jul 24, 2013

South Face  Sucess!

Climbed this on a long day after first summiting Tenaya and Columbia Finger. Didn't have a topo map and got a little lost on the way. The class 3 section on this peak is very short, but I would not recommend it to a beginner or someone who is uncomfortable with exposure; there is one small platform you have to walk/crawl across to get to the thin summit that has almost no good holds and is flanked by huge drops to the climber's right and left. Got my heart pounding pretty good.

calipidder

calipidder - Jun 24, 2013 6:48 pm Date Climbed: Jun 22, 2013

Beautiful!   Sucess!

Crossing the meadows of upper Dingley Creek was beautiful! After ragged we cut over to the dome to the southeast and down to Delaney creek. Perfect afternoon out in Yosemite.

soslaw

soslaw - Sep 2, 2012 10:36 pm Date Climbed: Sep 2, 2012

S. Face  Sucess!

Nice views of northern Yosemite

mrchad9

mrchad9 - Jan 16, 2012 12:02 pm Date Climbed: Jan 14, 2012

Winter Ascent  Sucess!

Mid January and Tioga Pass was open, without any snow to be seen. Nice hike up in cool but sunny skies. Streams and lakes were frozen solid everywhere. Took the opportunity to skate on Ellery Lake in the afternoon and Tenaya Lake the next day.

dkangas - Oct 16, 2011 10:49 pm Date Climbed: Oct 16, 2011

autumnal slendor  Sucess!

Dispatched Ragged pretty quickly, then turned my attention to the ridge traverse over to Peak 11,255. This is a really fine traverse, mostly class 3, with big exposure to climber's left. The summit block of the high point on the ridge (call it "Young's Peak?) is a moderately exposed, fun 4th class climb. I wandered down through the Meadow of Dingley Creek, encountering blue birds, boulder gardens, grasshoppers and the fine aroma of penny royal. Saw not a soul. Splendid day.

Niels79

Niels79 - Oct 3, 2011 9:56 pm Date Climbed: Oct 1, 1979

From Tuolumne Meadows   Sucess!

Amasing view of Mt. Conness

hubix

hubix - Jul 28, 2011 1:40 pm Date Climbed: Jul 23, 2011

Ragged peak and Peak 11255  Sucess!

After ascending Ragged Peak we climbed the ridge between Ragged and Peak 11255. Very enjoyable class 3 climbing. If you stay on the very top of the ridge there are a few class 4, easy class 5 moves. All can be bypassed by staying low on the south side. The high point between Ragged and Peak 11255 is a nice little class 4 climb.

tyler4588

tyler4588 - Aug 9, 2010 8:42 pm Date Climbed: Aug 6, 2010

From Young Lakes  Sucess!

Quick peak with friends! Fun! Great views of the area south of Tuolumne Meadows and some of the peaks in the area.

rhyang

rhyang - Oct 26, 2009 10:36 am Date Climbed: Oct 23, 2009

Nice scramble with snow  Sucess!

Pleasant hike / scramble from Lembert Dome trailhead. Several inches of mostly well-consolidated snow above 9500' remained from the Columbus Day storm. Scrambled the SW ridge from the saddle.

danman3156

danman3156 - Oct 15, 2009 3:01 pm Date Climbed: Oct 10, 2009

Southwest Slope  Sucess!

Easy hike/scramble from the meadows.

SkyPilot84

SkyPilot84 - Oct 12, 2009 2:19 am Date Climbed: Oct 10, 2009

Dayhike from Lembert Dome TH  Sucess!

Nice dayhike with some scrambling near the top. Good views of Conness and the Tuolumne area.

A Bit

A Bit - Aug 11, 2009 8:33 am Date Climbed: Aug 9, 2009

South Face  Sucess!

Great day with the peak all to myself.

Mountain_girl

Mountain_girl - Aug 9, 2009 12:21 pm Date Climbed: Jun 21, 2009

South face  Sucess!

A very nice and easy approach, yet, the view from the south side is not at all impressive compared to the view of Ragged from the Young Lakes. The panorama from top is wonderful.

haishan

haishan - Aug 3, 2009 12:22 am Date Climbed: Aug 2, 2009

Climb the other peak  Sucess!

I climbed Ragged Peak over the long, flat west ridge, departing the Young Lakes trail just at the base of the ridge. I found the west ridge scrambling enjoyable, perhaps more interesting than the sand hike below it. After descending to the saddle above Young Lakes, almost as an afterthought, I ascended the north ridge of neighboring peak (11255?). This was one of the most spectacular stretches of sustained, exposed, class 3 ridge climbing I have ever seen. You can stay on the very apex of the ridge for the entire route with only a couple modest class 4-5 problems. If you're going to hike in for Ragged, don't miss this superior ridge scramble.

Noondueler

Noondueler - Nov 6, 2008 2:27 pm Date Climbed: Aug 28, 1999

From Tuolumne Meadows  Sucess!

Climbed Conness next day

ckerth

ckerth - Jun 2, 2008 3:48 am Date Climbed: May 31, 2008

From Tuolumne Meadows  Sucess!

Fun climb along the ridge to the top.

Bill Kish

Bill Kish - Nov 23, 2007 7:38 am Date Climbed: Nov 22, 2007

South Ridge  Sucess!

Left Saratoga at 4am, on top by 10am, and back in time for Thanksgiving dinner!

Dave S

Dave S - Jun 21, 2007 2:33 am Date Climbed: Aug 27, 2006

South Ridge?  Sucess!

Climbed up a class 3 variation along the ridge, enjoying the scrambling. Headed down the class 2 chute and jogged back to the car for a quick morning adventure!

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