Support 14ers.com
Buying gear? Please use these links to help 14ers.com:

More info...

Other ways to help...
 Peak(s):  Humboldt Peak  -  14,064 feet
 Post Date:  09/10/2011
 Date Climbed:   06/26/2011
 Posted By:  Muskie5280

 A snow-free day on Humboldt   

A couple weeks after Mt. Harvard, we were getting that “14er itch” again. However, there was no way we were venturing into that much snow again…and after Colorado’s epic, record setting winter, pretty much every mountain looked like Harvard.

After a bit of research though, we discovered that the southern portions of the state, especially the eastern mountains were almost completely dry. Problem with that is that most of the Sangre de Cristo range is Class 3 and above (Class 3 = climbing, but not so much that you need a rope essentially), except for Humble Humboldt. Nestled next to some of the most imposing mountains I have ever seen in the Crestones, was Mt. Humboldt at 14,064 feet...




Follow the GPS link here:

http://14000feetandabove.wordpress.com/



Thumbnails for uploaded photos (click to open slideshow):
 


  • Comments or Questions (0)

   Using your forum id/password. Not registered? Click Here


Caution: The information contained in this report may not be accurate and should not be the only resource used in preparation for your climb. Failure to have the necessary experience, physical conditioning, supplies or equipment can result in injury or death. 14ers.com and the author(s) of this report provide no warranties, either express or implied, that the information provided is accurate or reliable. By using the information provided, you agree to indemnify and hold harmless 14ers.com and the report author(s) with respect to any claims and demands against them, including any attorney fees and expenses. Please read the 14ers.com Safety and Disclaimer pages for more information.

© 2014 14ers.com®, 14ers Inc.