Wilson Peak Climber's Log

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Wheelbarrow - Feb 5, 2018 11:42 pm Date Climbed: Jun 19, 2017

#22  Sucess!

This helluva basin provided me with one of the most stressful, mentally challenging days of the summer. Didn't expect the slopes to retain this much snow so with running shoes on I traversed the ridge all the way around and ended up on El Diente at sunset and "suicide climbed" down its North Slopes and safely made my way back to the Rock of Ages saddle and back to the car.


birdhead - Aug 27, 2017 11:50 pm Date Climbed: Aug 25, 2017

Southwest Ridge  Sucess!

Hiked up from our camp at Navajo Lake. I thought the ledges after the second saddle were the sketchiest part, but I might have picked a bad line. The down climb from the false summit and the summit pitch were straightforward and felt pretty secure. Fun peak with awesome views!

Woodie Hopper

Woodie Hopper - Jul 3, 2017 11:25 am Date Climbed: Jul 2, 2017

From Rock of Ages  Sucess!

Climbed with Greg Jagielski from SLC. Warm day; headed to Gladstone next via the ridge. Still a bit of snow on the trail. Great day.


skorpeo - Dec 13, 2016 11:57 pm Date Climbed: Jul 16, 2014

Nice  Sucess!

With my son. He did great.

utclimber - Oct 16, 2016 5:37 pm

Wilson Peak and Gladstone  Sucess!

Fun ridge traverse


xDoogiex - Sep 13, 2016 1:49 pm Date Climbed: Sep 12, 2016

Solo  Sucess!

Fun solo trip. Saw only one person while coming down. Broke the internet with my #dicksoutforharambe sign


Scott - Nov 19, 2015 2:07 pm Date Climbed: Jul 4, 2001

Wilson  Sucess!

Climbed alone on July 4 2001.


eferesen - Sep 14, 2015 6:55 pm Date Climbed: Sep 12, 2015

Rock of the Ages  Sucess!

Perfect day!!


MissH - Aug 3, 2015 11:24 am Date Climbed: Jul 28, 2015

Via Rock of Ages  Sucess!

Climbed via Rock of Ages - Accessed saddle from side slope instead of hiking all the way through basin and climbing up scree. Back down the same way. Climbed with MoapaPk (Harlan)and one other.

Sarah Simon

Sarah Simon - Aug 3, 2015 9:12 am Date Climbed: Aug 1, 2015

Silver Pick  Sucess!

The weather was pretty terrible this weekend, even by San Juan standards, but we hiked through the drizzle and made this summit. Once again, Mt Wilson has a forcefield around it preventing my successful passage to its summit. I was impressed by the sustained scrambling / weaving / navigation on the higher reaches of Wilson Pk past the small saddle. I enjoyed this peak! With Mikey.

Senad Rizvanovic

Senad Rizvanovic - Jul 6, 2015 8:11 am Date Climbed: Jul 3, 2015

Scary weather!  Sucess!

From Rock of Ages TH, we had to wait one hour for weather to move out, it wasn't fun getting rained on at 13K but patience pays off.
Beautiful mountain.


MadGrad96 - Nov 1, 2013 7:53 am

Wilson   Sucess!

I love this area!


DanielL - Oct 4, 2013 11:29 pm Date Climbed: Sep 1, 2013

Wilson Peak from Kilpacker  Sucess!

Climbed standard route from Kilpacker Creek (16 miles RT) - long day but a great climb!


blueshade - Jul 1, 2013 11:49 am Date Climbed: Jun 30, 2013

SW Ridge w/ Gladstone  Sucess!

Just under 3 hrs from Rock of Ages for the first 14er of the year. Bagged Gladstone while waiting for friends to summit Wilson.

Paul McClellan

Paul McClellan - Jun 30, 2013 2:46 pm Date Climbed: Jun 25, 2013

First visit to Wilson Group  Sucess!

From the Rock of Ages TH. Joined 5 friendly locals from Telluride to climb from the upper saddle to the summit. Saw fire plumes to the east.


Fletch - May 27, 2013 9:50 pm Date Climbed: May 26, 2013

12 hr day in the snow  Sucess!

Long day with big packs and ugly conditions. Had a mini melt down, but held it together... Marmots up there are vicious...

milan - Oct 21, 2012 5:40 pm Date Climbed: Jul 30, 2012

Great day  Sucess!

Finally a sunny day. Climb is very nice and a little spicy at the summit.


miztflip - Aug 28, 2012 10:02 pm Date Climbed: Aug 26, 2012

With Gladstone  Sucess!

Climbed along with Gladstone on a trip to Navajo Basin.


MikeyB - Aug 3, 2012 4:23 pm Date Climbed: Jul 31, 2012

First SJ 14er!  Sucess!

Solo ascent from the Rock of Ages TH. Great day with fabulous views. Definitely need to get down there for more!


bighornmonkey - Aug 2, 2012 11:54 am Date Climbed: Jul 7, 2012

in the rain

11th 14er this year.
Pretty miserable conditions reaching the summit.

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