Uncompahgre Peak Climber's Log

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gjehle - Apr 7, 2015 11:45 am

Long Past  Sucess!

Climed many times starting in high school... nice long slog

voxnihili

voxnihili - Aug 13, 2014 12:54 am Date Climbed: Aug 11, 2014

Loved it  Sucess!

Nellie Creek route in the moonlight to make it up for sunrise. Amazing views and a couple of foxes near the summit.

Senad Rizvanovic

Senad Rizvanovic - Aug 3, 2014 11:21 pm Date Climbed: Aug 3, 2014

Views, views....  Sucess!

Mountain of many colors, beautiful hike. Views from top of this mountain are amazing. Amazing 360° views!

ajberry

ajberry - Jul 13, 2014 7:28 am Date Climbed: Jun 25, 2014

Late snow  Sucess!

Via Nellie Ck. Got a lift up the road (thanks, San Diego folks) but walked down. Fun snow descent.

MissH

MissH - Jul 7, 2014 4:33 pm Date Climbed: Jul 6, 2014

Don't let the name fool ya!  Sucess!

Hard to spell, but not to climb... but it was quite a long approach from the campsite by Matterhorn Creek. But still shorter than the approach from Nellie Creek TH.

ericd

ericd - Jul 7, 2014 4:16 pm Date Climbed: Jul 5, 2014

A San Juan primer  Sucess!

Matterhorn Creek trail offered 12.8 miles of an easy 3,900' rise over run-out. Grassy trail has good views of nearby San Juan peaks ...kinda looks like your in the Swiss-Alps.

SiberianSayan

SiberianSayan - May 14, 2014 3:01 am Date Climbed: Jul 1, 2002

Lovely hike  Sucess!

Approximate date. Beautiful climb start to finish.

alpineair - Oct 28, 2013 11:17 am

Cold!  Sucess!

Almost had a heart attack on the way down when a hawk waited till I was about two feet away to fly off. I had not seen it and it really startled me!

DanielL

DanielL - Oct 5, 2013 10:44 am Date Climbed: Jul 30, 2013

Success from Matterhorn Creek  Sucess!

Absolutely beautiful hike from Matterhorn Creek (15-16 miles RT). Views were amazing and I'm definitely going back to do this one again.

AFmountaineer

AFmountaineer - Oct 3, 2013 10:18 pm Date Climbed: Sep 28, 2013

Sweet Views  Sucess!

Climbed it the day after a snow storm rolled through, some deep snow in places but the snow made the views even better.

wildanessX

wildanessX - Sep 3, 2013 5:50 pm Date Climbed: Aug 3, 2013

Foggy Morning  Sucess!

Two-day overnighter starting at the beginning of the 4WD road. Camped just below treeline and was on the summit by 7:45a the following morning. Well worth the effort, despite limited views on the summit. My first true 14er!!

rockymountaindiva

rockymountaindiva - Jul 26, 2013 3:24 pm Date Climbed: Aug 29, 2012

Last centennial  Sucess!

My last 14er AND centennial, friends totally caught me off guard when they started pulling out gifts and libations on summit, perfect ending to my centennial quest!

JRaphaelson

JRaphaelson - Jun 2, 2013 8:31 pm Date Climbed: Jun 1, 2013

Route: Nellie Creek  Sucess!

Awesome mountain with great views all around.

Fletch

Fletch - Dec 28, 2012 3:19 pm Date Climbed: Jul 17, 2011

same trip with Wett  Sucess!

very pretty area. flowers were amazing!

pinto

pinto - Oct 31, 2012 4:35 pm Date Climbed: Sep 9, 2012

First 14er  Sucess!

First time this high up.

milan - Oct 18, 2012 6:26 pm Date Climbed: Aug 15, 2009

Uncompahgre/Wetterhorn  Sucess!

One of the prettiest mountain area ever. So many colors!

Mlasky

Mlasky - Sep 27, 2012 1:30 am Date Climbed: Jul 11, 2012

First Peak Married  Sucess!

My husband's first 14K+ peak. Our first peak together married. Great weather and wonderful views...nice first day of our honeymoon!

Props

Props - Sep 9, 2012 11:18 pm Date Climbed: Sep 9, 2012

Great Peak  Sucess!

The views are really some of the best...

Ken Dammen

Ken Dammen - Jul 25, 2012 12:09 am Date Climbed: Jul 17, 2012

Matterhorn Creek Trail  Sucess!

Climbed standard route on Uncompahgre Peak from the Matterhorn Creek Trailhead. I bagged Matterhorn on the way back, and Dustin Kelley bagged Wetterhorn which I had already climbed. Uncompahgre was #47 Colorado 14er with 11 remaining. Long Day after hitting San Luis the day before.

I like it on top

I like it on top - Jul 15, 2012 9:53 am Date Climbed: Jul 14, 2012

StandardRoute  Sucess!

Beautiful day, great trail.

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