Torreys Peak Climber's Log

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seano

seano - Sep 20, 2009 11:55 am Date Climbed: Sep 18, 2009

from Grays  Sucess!

If it weren't for that sign on top of Grays, I'm not sure I would have found the ridge. ;-)

colinpence

colinpence - Sep 17, 2009 10:52 pm

Grays and Torreys  Sucess!

I've done this 14er combination several times over the years, but the most challenging was summitting Grays from the Horseshoe Basin side, then climbing up to Torreys, and returning to the vehicle by climbing over Grays a second time. Whew---what a day!

pyerger

pyerger - Sep 17, 2009 12:34 pm

kelso ridge  Sucess!

Climbed the kelso ridge twice. Great little scramble.

gimpilator

gimpilator - Sep 15, 2009 12:17 am Date Climbed: Sep 8, 2009

Grays and Torreys  Sucess!

The approach road was a real challenge for my motorcycle. I only made it up half way and then hitchhiked the rest. Spent the night just above the tree line in Stevens Gulch. Moments after I got into my tent, there was a major hail storm. The next morning I did Torreys first and then Grays. See my Trip Report about doing seven 14ers in eight days.

JustinShapiro

JustinShapiro - Sep 12, 2009 10:24 pm Date Climbed: Aug 1, 2009

combined with Grays  Sucess!

a very awesome and enjoyable day on these easy Front Range ones. Also did grays before hand.

Lowa rennt - Sep 3, 2009 3:32 pm Date Climbed: Aug 20, 2008

Loveland Pass  Sucess!

Did the Loveland Pass route with friends.Can't recall the exact date.I clocked until the last push to Torreys,and then had to slow down.Gotta work on the endurance,haha.

Weather looked iffy,so we descended into Chihuauah Gulch.A thunder boomer came along and helped us to get home a bit faster:).Discovered how much I like Oboz shoes-my feet felt great,and no blisters!

McCannster

McCannster - Aug 29, 2009 3:56 pm Date Climbed: Aug 29, 2009

via Kelso Ridge  Sucess!

Went up Kelso Ridge with Eric and Alex today. We 4 wheeled (fun!) up the road to the trailhead at night, slept in the Jeep and began at 7am. Shit ton of people on the trail, but very few on the ridge. The ridge itself was very fun. Went on over to Grays afterwards. 4 hr 15 mins car to car.

harryquach

harryquach - Aug 26, 2009 11:53 am

Grays + Torreys  Sucess!

hiked this along with Grays

catullus

catullus - Aug 23, 2009 7:58 pm Date Climbed: Aug 23, 2009

grays+torreys  Sucess!

Jogged up most of the way with a few walking breaks. Combined with Grays. 3:13 car to car

shknbke

shknbke - Aug 10, 2009 9:26 pm Date Climbed: Aug 8, 2009

Kelso Ridge  Sucess!

Made a big loop on a bluebird day by going up the south ridge of Kelso, across Kelso Ridge to Torreys, over to Grays, down the south ridge of Grays to Ruby. Long day but avoided the huge masses of people on the trail. The knife edge on Kelso is fun, but too short!

VermontMike

VermontMike - Aug 8, 2009 9:19 pm Date Climbed: Aug 8, 2008

Stevens Gulch  Sucess!

With Grays

photo61guy - Aug 5, 2009 1:50 pm Date Climbed: Aug 3, 2009

Nice Hike  Sucess!

Would like to come back much earlier to do the couloirs.

bruceg

bruceg - Jul 30, 2009 8:57 pm Date Climbed: Aug 26, 1989

Sea level to 14,000 feet  Sucess!

Left Los Angeles on Friday and climbed Grays and Torreys on Saturday.

Chad Couch

Chad Couch - Jul 24, 2009 4:31 pm Date Climbed: Jul 1, 2003

Went for the Double  Sucess!

Climbed mid-week around July 4th; Also nabbed Grays at the same time.

Bill562

Bill562 - Jul 19, 2009 10:53 pm Date Climbed: Jul 16, 2009

Stevens gulch  Sucess!

Hiked in from 70 because road was in terrible condition. Slept .5 mile above trailhead.

dirth

dirth - Jul 11, 2009 11:45 am Date Climbed: Jul 10, 2009

With Grays  Sucess!

Found this mountain a little more interesting. Looks like some fun ski routes on the face.

Liba Kopeckova

Liba Kopeckova - Jul 8, 2009 4:26 am

from Stevens Gulch Trailhead  Sucess!

Done together with Greys Peak. Easy hiking.

Steve Larson

Steve Larson - Jul 5, 2009 8:05 pm Date Climbed: Jul 5, 2009

From Grays  Sucess!

A quick side trip from Grays.

JoeyBagoDonuts

JoeyBagoDonuts - Jun 2, 2009 5:37 pm Date Climbed: May 30, 2009

Grays and Torreys  Sucess!

Standard route, crowded Saturday and still a ton of fun.

DudeThatMustHurt

DudeThatMustHurt - May 31, 2009 4:38 pm Date Climbed: May 31, 2009

Good Times  Sucess!

Via Emperor Col, 5 1\2 hours RT with beautiful conditions. No problems at all and one of the best Glissades I've ever done, over 2000' solid glissade

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