San Jacinto Peak Climber's Log

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sylvainalarie - Oct 28, 2016 1:56 pm Date Climbed: Jul 30, 2016

What a difference the gym makes  Sucess!

Second time up this peak from Marion Mountain Campground. Beat my time massively from my first outing here. Marion Mountain is a great place to camp and attempt this peak from.


Lenny72 - Jul 1, 2016 2:39 pm Date Climbed: Jun 27, 2016

Adventure 16 3-Peak Challenge!  Sucess!

Climbed this as part of the Adventure 16 3-Peak Challenge. I hiked Mount San Antonio, Mount San Gorgonio, and Mount San Jacinto in three days (nearly 41 miles). Very challenging! For this third and final peak, I camped at the San Gorgonio Family Campground (has showers!) for a second night then drove to San Jacinto and hiked up the San Jacinto Peak Trail. I almost got turned back due to the threat of thunderstorms but the skies finally cleared in the afternoon. I was then able to complete the 3-Peak Challenge!!!


johnm - Jun 12, 2016 4:32 pm Date Climbed: Jun 11, 2014

C2C  Sucess!

Started at the Palm Springs Museum at 3:00 A.M. and after a brief stop at the tram continued on up to the summit. Weather and views were perfect.


Simkin - Jun 2, 2016 2:55 pm Date Climbed: Jan 1, 2010

New Year Climb  Sucess!

An easy relaxing climb from the tramway station.


scgrant - Dec 1, 2015 9:36 pm Date Climbed: Oct 19, 2015

San Jacinto  Sucess!

Fabulous hike and peak. Everything was enjoyable about this one from the tram ride up, to the hike, to the awesome views from the summit, to the beers back at the gondola station. On my descent I went over to Jean Peak and made my way down from there. This hike completed the "3 Saints" over the three day weekend. Ultra number #36 for me, only leaving Eddy to get all the California Ultra's. California CoHP # 16.


MaverickMerk - Nov 22, 2015 1:48 pm Date Climbed: Jun 27, 2015

Devil's Slide to PCT  Sucess!

Devil's slide to the summit, camped overnight in little round valley. Then continued to join the PCT back to Devil's slide. A decent amount of extra distance/elevation, but definitely worth it. Beautiful area.


Fairweather - Oct 25, 2015 5:02 pm Date Climbed: Aug 11, 1973

Devils Slide Trail  Sucess!

With Boy Scouts. Carried a watermelon to top.
Also climbed again from the tram several years later.


davidsanger - Aug 30, 2015 11:56 pm Date Climbed: Aug 28, 2015

round valley  Sucess!

Was going to camp at Round Valley but arrived in PS too late so took he 8am tram instead. Easy hike to summit.

No register there. Ranger said they want to "preserve the wilderness experience" meaning that that they must remove them whenever they find them.

Also the ranger said they leave camping permits outside the office at Long Valley for anyone to pick up if they take a late tram or arrive after the office closes (at about 5:30)


Hiker4life - Jul 14, 2015 8:22 pm Date Climbed: Nov 3, 2012

C2C  Sucess!

Started from museum at 3A. Made the peak at 1P. Weather was great, with sunny warm temps and a slight breeze. Went on short hike off the main trail to Miller Peak on the way back to the tram.


fatdad - Jul 10, 2015 7:36 pm

Finally  Sucess!

After I don't know how many years of driving by and hiking other nearby summits, I finally tagged this last summer. Great hike and terrific summit.


jdmorehouse - May 5, 2015 3:25 pm

Many Years Ago  Sucess!

I climbed this so long ago I don't remember when, sometime during the 80s.


Tatyana - Apr 25, 2015 2:30 pm Date Climbed: Apr 24, 2015

Marion moutain to San Jacinto   Sucess!

Beautiful hike, one of the prettiest summits so far, horrible parking!!!! Will do it again in the winter!


runbyu1 - Mar 16, 2015 4:54 pm Date Climbed: Mar 12, 2015

Ran up on a great day!  Sucess!

Ran up the Cactus to Clouds route from the North Lykken/Ramon Street trailhead. It was a really nice day, albeit a bit hot with some serious wind below 4000 feet. I hit a bit of snow above 6500 feet, but it was never terrible. I probably should've put IceSpikes on, but didn't. I didn't go real hard and made it to the tram in about 3 hours and 20 minutes of running time. I ate lunch and waited there for my wife to get up the tram and join me and then the two of us went the rest of the way to the summit. It was quite windy and cold on top, but beautiful! We made it round trip in about 2:20. Amazing experience.


IronHiker - Mar 10, 2015 11:25 am

3x  Sucess!

Once via Cactus to Clouds from the Art Museum, and twice from Mountain Station. One of my favorite mountains.


charitydominic - Oct 30, 2014 7:09 pm Date Climbed: May 7, 2013

Countless visits, just one sign-in  Sucess!

I've done this peak too many times to even count but I better sign it in just once. Summit registers shouldn't be this easy to reach :) Love this peak, trying not to wear it out. Favorite route is via Fuller Ridge since you can see your destination most of the way and its a ridge.


CptAmerica - Oct 21, 2014 5:03 pm

cactus to clouds  Sucess!

one of the most grueling climbs ive ever done. the rocks that say 4300 ft were extremely demoralizing,but the summit views are to die for. took the tram back down and im not ashamed


Dalian - Oct 9, 2014 9:13 pm

Three a day  Sucess!

Miller Peak, San Jacinto Peak and Folly Peak


ScottWhitneyBound - Aug 10, 2014 1:11 pm Date Climbed: Jun 1, 2014

Via Marion Mountain TH  Sucess!

A group of three made it to the top and back.

Jkastner - Jul 7, 2014 10:35 am Date Climbed: Oct 14, 2013

Via Marion Mtn.  Sucess!

Pretty easy climb over all. There was a small amount of snow covering portions of the trail at higher elevations. The road up to the trail head is in poor condition but still made it up there in my car. One bummer was that someone had stolen the sign from the summit.

Mike Lewis

Mike Lewis - Jun 28, 2014 1:49 am Date Climbed: Jun 27, 2014

via Marion Trail  Sucess!

I got my twin brother to join me on another South Cal ultra. I wish there was snow it was just soo dry. I should probably aim for spring on the next one.

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