Peak(s):  Humboldt Peak  -  14,064 feet
Date Posted:  03/10/2011
Date Climbed:   10/02/2010
Author:  slaggbottom

 Humboldt on a fine October morning.  

I know this comes a couple seasons late, but I finally found time to write it up, and there are some pics worth sharing. Warning, you might start to feel like Halloween is right around the corner...

Full write-up & pics here:

Sample pics:
The full report has lots of pics from the opening minutes of sunrise on the Needle. here's a couple:

Humboldt may be a "wimpy" mountain compared to the Crestones, but that only means it's got the best views of the surrounding peaks. :-)

Low fog seeping into valleys is a beautiful thing...

Those gendarmes bring back memories of the traverse.

The Needle and Humboldt stand tall over the orange brush.

The turnoff for the Humboldt trail, from the 4x4 road.


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