Wildrose Peak Climber's Log

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triyoda

triyoda - May 7, 2011 1:16 pm Date Climbed: Apr 26, 2004

Telescope Warmup  Sucess!

My second highest summit to date.

dabailey

dabailey - Apr 11, 2011 2:08 am Date Climbed: Apr 9, 2011

awesome hike. great views  Sucess!

snowing pretty good when we got to the parking lot so everyone put on tons of layers. blue skies within 30 minutes so we all took off those layers. great views off both sides of the mountain throughout the entire hike. cold and windy at the top, but great temps otherwise. apparently it was unseasonably cold for the time of year. a half dozen of inches of snow most of the way up.

highly recommended if you're in the area.

belowfellow

belowfellow - Feb 16, 2011 2:23 pm Date Climbed: Oct 27, 2007

deserted  Sucess!

I saw nobody the entire day. High clouds and wildfires made for interesting views.

robot one

robot one - Nov 18, 2010 7:19 pm Date Climbed: Nov 11, 2010

From the Kilns  Sucess!

Great place to hang out and watch the Navy jets play around

missymtngirl

missymtngirl - Jun 1, 2010 6:10 pm Date Climbed: May 30, 2010

Easy Hike Overall, but some sections of the hike were challenging  Sucess!

Did this hike over Memorial Day Weekend! It was a perfect hike to do because we only saw 7 other groups of people on the mountain the whole day. The views past the 3 mile mark are awesome. This would be a wonderful hike to do at sunset. The weather was nice and cool with no snow at the top. Lots of shade along the way.

mdostby

mdostby - Jun 1, 2010 5:43 pm Date Climbed: May 31, 2010

From the Kilns  Sucess!

Nice hike. Miguel Forjan and I did this quick hike on our way home from the Sierra. Nice views.

therockimage

therockimage - May 16, 2010 2:50 am Date Climbed: May 14, 2010

Great Views!  Sucess!

Made this climb as part of a warm up the day before we hit Telescope Peak. Perfect conditions!

calipidder

calipidder - Apr 14, 2010 4:05 pm Date Climbed: Nov 26, 2004

Hike/snowshoe combo  Sucess!

Lost trail due to snow, headed straight up through fresh snow. Easy with snowshoes.

ibeks

ibeks - Apr 13, 2010 6:54 am Date Climbed: Jun 29, 2009

Fun Hike  Sucess!

Started early in the morning. Although it was summer, we were mostly in the shade, being on the western side for most of the hike. Nice views of the valley once you reach the ridge.

Day Hiker

Day Hiker - Mar 18, 2010 12:15 am Date Climbed: Mar 15, 2010

From the Kilns  Sucess!

After the first mile, I left the trail since it was buried in snow anyway. The cross-country route worked well, and there was still plenty of snow to hate on the way up but enjoy on the way down.

I was also up there several years ago, possibly 1999. I will have to dig up photos (film - grrrrrrr!) to get the date.

mountaingazelle

mountaingazelle - Dec 12, 2009 5:40 pm Date Climbed: Dec 6, 2009

Wildrose Peak  Sucess!

Cold and windy day in the desert. Storm front was moving through and it snowed later. Nobody else hiking on this day.

Princess Buttercup

Princess Buttercup - Nov 30, 2009 11:02 pm Date Climbed: Jan 12, 2008

From the Kilns  Sucess!

A little icy, but nice.

kolbi2112

kolbi2112 - Jun 22, 2009 11:46 am Date Climbed: Jun 21, 2009

Wildrose Peak Trail  Sucess!

Did Telescope the previous day so we were a little tired, but still managed to get up and down in 3 hours. Great hike and great weather this time of year.

norco17

norco17 - Apr 5, 2009 12:43 am Date Climbed: Apr 4, 2009

wildrose insted of telescope

The road to telescope was closed so we climbed wildrose instead. Awesome view well worth the walk.

SoCalHiker

SoCalHiker - Nov 24, 2008 12:43 pm Date Climbed: Nov 23, 2008

Nice peak  Sucess!

Hiked from the end of the paved part of Wildrose Canyon road to the kilns (added another 4.5 miles in and out) and up to the peak. Great views from the top. Very few patches of snow on the saddle before the final ascent. Cold winds on top.

Noondueler

Noondueler - Nov 6, 2008 4:36 pm Date Climbed: May 24, 2000

Couple times  Sucess!

Always too early for Telescope

TripoliRick

TripoliRick - Jul 2, 2008 4:27 pm Date Climbed: Feb 7, 1974

Snow blocking the road  Sucess!

When snow blocked the way past the kilns, I decided to hike up Wildrose as an alternative. Took the better part of the day. Almost got stuck when I went to Skido when I couldn't get traction on the ice covered steep road out. I spent an hour or more throwing rocks and gravel on the ice surface, then easily drove up and out (a lesson I've used many times since).

96avs01

96avs01 - May 4, 2008 10:55 pm Date Climbed: May 2, 2008

Telescope warmup  Sucess!

Quick 3.5 hour CTC warmup for Telescope. Very nice trail with some good views.

peakrat76

peakrat76 - Apr 23, 2008 1:51 pm Date Climbed: May 20, 2003

Wildrose Peak Trail  Sucess!

A really fun climb, done the day after we bagged Telescope, Bennett, and Rogers. Super view to the north.

Dunedain

Dunedain - Apr 7, 2008 3:24 pm Date Climbed: Apr 5, 2008

Wildrose Peak Trail  Sucess!

Great Hike. Excellent views of Death Valley, the sierras, Telescope and Roger's peaks. The summitt was very windy, but a nice place for a snack and some photos!

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