The Head (GNP) Climber's Log

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distressbark - Sep 10, 2017 5:18 pm Date Climbed: Sep 3, 2017

Smoke in the Head  Sucess!

We hiked the trail to the broad, windswept, grassy saddle just before Scenic Point. From there, we hiked to the south to the saddle near Medicine Peak. My partner opted to take a nap out of the wind, but I made an ascending traverse on good footing to the summit of Bison. Smoke from the Sprague Fire led to worsening views as the day went along, but I opted to make the quick detour to The Head. Perhaps the most enjoyable part of being atop this peak is the impression that you are standing directly atop the edge of the mighty Lewis Overthrust. I traversed across the north slopes of Bison before rejoining the other member of my party. We took an off-trail route down easy scree slopes to the large switchback on the Scenic Point trail high above Appistoki Basin. Capped off the day with a dip in Pray Lake. Aside from the smoke, it was an otherwise spectacular day in Two Medicine!


WOLFrising - Oct 19, 2014 12:32 am Date Climbed: Jul 7, 2014

Til you get enough...  Sucess!

The Head! Last of the three after a walk up Scenic Point and over to Bison. with Madelyn

tdub354 - Oct 6, 2013 5:10 pm Date Climbed: Jan 1, 2013

the head



GlacierDan - Apr 17, 2013 1:20 pm

The Head  Sucess!

A good sunny stroll - 2011


awhite28 - Dec 18, 2012 10:34 pm Date Climbed: Jul 30, 2005


Work trip


EarMountain - Nov 29, 2011 6:17 pm Date Climbed: Sep 20, 2003

The Head  Sucess!

Climbed with a bunch from GMS. Also visited Scenic Point and Bison.


TwaMontana - Sep 7, 2011 9:04 am Date Climbed: Jul 24, 2011

The Head  Sucess!

Nice morning stroll.


jimegan - Aug 16, 2011 11:51 pm Date Climbed: Sep 24, 2000

the Head  Sucess!

One more peak in GNP

JFKitty - Aug 9, 2011 11:32 pm Date Climbed: Jul 23, 2011

The Head  Sucess!

Didn't feel like summer but a beautiful day anyway with Rebelgrizz & The Levitator.

The Levitator

The Levitator - Aug 9, 2011 9:49 pm Date Climbed: Jul 23, 2011

The Head  Sucess!

Easy mountain, somewhat decent day and great views. Hiked with Rebelgrizz and JFK.

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