San Gabriel Peak Climber's Log

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T. White

T. White - Jun 25, 2018 6:04 pm Date Climbed: Jun 24, 2018

With Disappointment and Deception  Sucess!

By far the most popular of the three peaks I summitted that day, even though temps were *soaring* in late afternoon. Views weren't all that great due to vegetation...


conpen - Oct 24, 2017 1:48 pm Date Climbed: Dec 30, 2015

Bit of snow in late December  Sucess!

Only one of the three peaks hiked in one day that yielded any snow cover.


NavySeabee - Oct 31, 2016 12:20 pm Date Climbed: Oct 29, 2016

Mt Wilson Roundup  Sucess!

Peak 3 of 7 in the Mt Wilson area. Really nice views in all directions, but watch out for the Poodle Dog Bush. LOTS of it!!


socalpeakbagger - Jul 6, 2016 12:10 am Date Climbed: Jun 4, 2016

Wonderful views, easy access  Sucess!

Easy access from Eaton Saddle, great views...several other peaks right next door.


IronHiker - Jul 23, 2015 1:40 pm Date Climbed: Feb 17, 2013

Eaton Saddle   Sucess!

with Disappointment, Markham, Lowe.


StartingOver - Apr 19, 2015 1:59 pm Date Climbed: Apr 19, 2015

Climbed via Eaton Saddle  Sucess!

Climbed via Eaton Saddle on the morning of April 19, 2015, before heading into the office to work on the weekend.


ScottWhitneyBound - Feb 17, 2015 12:15 pm Date Climbed: Feb 7, 2015

From Eaton Saddle  Sucess!

Did this one after Markham and the fog.


wordlessnature - Jun 4, 2014 5:21 pm

climbed with Mt. Disappointment  Sucess!

Nice short hikes around here, in beautiful country!


lpitman57 - May 25, 2014 10:41 pm Date Climbed: May 18, 2014

...the road to Disappointment is paved....  Sucess!

From the 2N52 trailhead to the top of Mount Disappointment, all the way over to Mount Markham, then Mount Lowe. Then back across Bear Canyon to the top of San Gabriel Peak. Four peaks, 12 miles and 3,350 feet of elevation gain.


surgent - May 14, 2014 12:58 pm Date Climbed: May 12, 2014

Unusually clear day for May  Sucess!

Hiked via Eaton Saddle, up and down in about 2 hours. They were filming a "zombie" movie nearby.

Toward the top, the poodle-dog brush grew thick and encroached onto the trail in spots. Afterward, I hiked to the saddle between Markham and Lowe, but not to the tops. Warm day, with views crystal clear due to the Santa Anas blowing today.


dgrutherford - Apr 17, 2013 4:59 pm Date Climbed: Jan 19, 2013

4 of 6  Sucess!

Occidental-Lowe-Markham-San Gabriel-Disappointment-Deception


MelbaToast - Mar 25, 2013 7:52 pm Date Climbed: Jan 4, 2013

Multiple Times

Nice local time.


royanderson - Mar 9, 2013 4:30 pm Date Climbed: Feb 11, 2012

Rainy Day  Sucess!

No visibility on top this time. Been here several times before. Came up with Mark J and Albert H. Had a good time.


mattcav - Sep 22, 2012 9:32 pm Date Climbed: Mar 10, 2009

incredible 360  Sucess!

Combined with a super hike of Disappointment, Lowe, Echo, and Inspiration Point via Lake Ave. Amazing views at the top that day, but a whole TON of honey bees buzzing around. Great view of Strawberry Peak and surrounding mountains. It's best to combine this with Mt Disappointment, as it is literally less than a half mile extra to tag both.


orbitor - Aug 27, 2012 12:39 am Date Climbed: Mar 3, 2012

Travers from Mt. Disappointment  Sucess!

Really good views from the top. Second peak of the day.


dgrutherford - Dec 12, 2011 12:17 am Date Climbed: Nov 25, 2011

Via Eaton Saddle  Sucess!

Bagged along with Mount Disappointment


SierraCJ - Nov 27, 2011 5:02 pm Date Climbed: Nov 26, 2011

One of Five  Sucess!

With Mt. Deception, Mt. Disappointment, Mt. Markham and Mt. Lowe. Cool trail to summit with nice views.


cab - Oct 31, 2011 12:57 pm Date Climbed: Oct 29, 2011

From Near Red Box  Sucess!

Hiked up the San Gabriel Trail to the summit. Great views and a nice bench to rest on. Continued on to Markham, Lowe, Disappointment, and Deception. Then back down paved road to car.


MCGusto - Oct 28, 2011 12:32 am Date Climbed: Jun 3, 2005

3 peak link-up  Sucess!

lowe markham and san gabriel dayhike


Paulatron - Aug 9, 2011 12:13 am Date Climbed: Jul 23, 2011

Now poodle-free  Sucess!

Second highest in the front range so no reason not to bag it on the way to Lowe and Markham.

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