Uncompahgre Peak Climber's Log

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eferesen - Jul 5, 2008 5:11 pm Date Climbed: Jul 4, 2008

Nice  Sucess!

Fun day. Independence day hike


Tajji - Jun 20, 2008 5:37 pm Date Climbed: Jun 17, 2008

Sloppy  Sucess!

Beautiful day - a long, wet hike due to meltoff and postholing through remaining snowfields.


Mots010 - Apr 29, 2008 3:49 pm Date Climbed: Apr 26, 2008

Ski descent of Southeast Face  Sucess!

Well, not from the summit. We skied from the shoulder at 13,900 all the way to the car(with a few dry spots). I was able to skin up to about 13,600. The class 2+ gully on the west face is completely dry, although you must cross an exposed snowfield to get there. See TR on 14ers.com.


MountainHikerCO - Feb 15, 2008 11:25 pm Date Climbed: May 27, 2000

Nellie Creek  Sucess!

We approached from Nellie Creek. We hiked from where the road was blocked with snow. This was my second climb of Uncompahgre.


MountainHikerCO - Feb 15, 2008 11:22 pm Date Climbed: Jun 20, 1992

Matterhorn Creek  Sucess!

This was my first climb of Uncompahgre. I approached from Matterhorn Creek Trailhead. I went up one of the ugly gulleys on the west side, and came down the standard route on the south east and circled back around the mountain to return to the same trailhead.


PHenry - Jan 5, 2008 3:47 pm Date Climbed: Aug 11, 2005

Standard  Sucess!

Lovely weather after a rainy,snowy day on wetterhorn the day before.
Great views!


chicagotransplant - Oct 28, 2007 10:56 pm Date Climbed: Oct 28, 2007

Standard Route  Sucess!

Climbed the standard route from Nellie Creek. Had to park about 2 miles from the trailhead due to icy conditions in upper Nellie Creek. Beautiful day, calm and not to chilly! Not much snow on the trail until above 12,000' (even then only about 6")then the upper slopes above the cliffs were dry!


gremlin - Oct 24, 2007 1:33 am

normal route  Sucess!

fun 3 peak linkup


cruzit - Sep 18, 2007 3:29 pm Date Climbed: Sep 2, 2007

Gotta love  Sucess!

the San Juans. Beautiful day. Spent an hour on the summit with about 40 other people and my dog. The dog was good company:)


HylianHero - Sep 17, 2007 9:10 pm Date Climbed: Sep 1, 2002

#13  Sucess!

I love the San Juans. A very unique peak, and it was a great climb. We climbed the standard route, went by very quickly.

Alan Ellis

Alan Ellis - Sep 6, 2007 12:39 am Date Climbed: Sep 2, 2007

Nice and Mellow  Sucess!

Relatively easy climb on a beautiful day. My dog, Scout's, first fourteener.


dr_gonz - Sep 4, 2007 3:58 pm

Beautiful  Sucess!

lots of sheep. =-]


heather14 - Sep 3, 2007 4:22 pm Date Climbed: Sep 1, 2007

Uncompahgre & Wetterhorn  Sucess!

Did combo with Wetterhorn from Matterhorn TH. Beautiful day!


mountainloverCO - Aug 26, 2007 4:04 pm Date Climbed: Aug 24, 2007

From Matterhorn Creek  Sucess!

Made the long trek over from Matterhorn Creek in the hopes of climbing both Uncompahgre and Wetterhorn. Unfortunately, the weather was less than ideal, so we only got to Uncompahgre. I enjoyed the look of this mountain- very unusual.


ouray19 - Aug 18, 2007 8:01 pm Date Climbed: Jul 20, 2003

Uncompahgre  Sucess!

This was one of my favorite 14'ers for a long time until I've done enough that it's hard to pick just one!


miztflip - Aug 12, 2007 8:19 pm Date Climbed: Apr 11, 2007

From Wetterhorn/Matterhorn  Sucess!

I started at the Matterhorn Creek TH and first summited Wetterhorn and Matterhorn. I then took the long way around on the SW slopes route to the standard trail. An awesome looking mountain but not very interesting for climbing.

Made the summit in 5:30 with a ctc of 7:40.

The Ogre

The Ogre - Aug 11, 2007 2:17 pm Date Climbed: Aug 4, 2007

High indeed  Sucess!

Awesome hike, just don't stumble off that face that's 5 feet from the summit! Walk over to the slightly lower summit that overlooks Wetterhorn, Matterhorn, etc. for an awesome perch with even more exposure!


rdmc - Aug 8, 2007 4:06 pm Date Climbed: Jun 29, 2007

Matterhorn Creek  Sucess!

Uncompahgre was our very 1st 14er attempted back in June 2004, but we were snowed off the mountain at 13,100. This time we took the Matterhorn Creek TH. It was a gorgeous day, and beautiful views. We took a short cut up southwest scree field on the saddle. We were thinking about bagging Wetterhorn also, but decided to save it for another day! ;o)


HokieJim - Aug 7, 2007 10:05 pm Date Climbed: Aug 4, 2007

Made it...  Sucess!

over from Wetterhorn before the storms!


ktiffany22 - Aug 6, 2007 9:36 pm Date Climbed: Aug 4, 2007

Via Wetterhorn Peak  Sucess!

After summiting Wetterhorn at 6:30am, we headed over the L-O-N-G slog accross the valley... up and down and up and down... traversed all the way to the trail on the end of the ridge, and hiked up. What amazing drops from the summit! Only 13 more to go!!!!

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