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 Peak(s):  Marble Mtn A  -  13,266 feet
 Post Date:  01/28/2011 Modified: 05/27/2014
 Date Climbed:   01/27/2011
 Posted By:  BillMiddlebrook

 Marble Mountain Photos and GPX File     

Marble Mountain - Northeast Ridge
Trailhead: South Colony Lakes
Parking spot: 1+ mile up from lowest (2wd) trailhead. This required 4WD through easy snow.
Elevation start: 9,200'
Elevation end: 13,266'
Total Elevation Gain: 4,200'
RT Distance: ~10 miles

A few photos in case anyone will be there soon...

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On the SC Lake road with Marble in the background

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On the Rainbow Trail - heading up to the ridge

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On the NE Ridge - shortly after this I turned right from Rainbow Trail

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Walking along the ridge

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Leaving the thick trees at 11,600'

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Humboldt from 11,700'

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Near 11,700'

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The Crestones

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Humboldts SE Flank/Gully Route

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Near 12,200' - smooth sailing from here

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Approaching the final pitch

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Just below the summit, looking down the NE Ridge

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On the summit - Broken Hand Peak and the Crestones to the west

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During the descent - another look at Humboldt

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The SC Lakes Road / Rainbow Trail junction

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Sunset over Point 12,739' (south of Marble Mtn.)



My GPS Tracks on Google Maps (made from a .GPX file upload):




Thumbnails for uploaded photos (click to open slideshow):
 

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