Mt Whitney Webcam
Mt Williamson Webcam
Who's Online Now
0 members (), 17 guests, and 6 robots.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Thread Like Summary
BL1
Total Likes: 1
Original Post (Thread Starter)
Cirque Peak via Cirque Lakes? #58226 11/24/2020 1:17 AM
by BL1
BL1
During normal seasons (June / July), is Cirque Peak climbable from Cirque Lake? It looks like a stretch to climb Langley, descend to a campsite at Long Lake, and climb back up New Army Pass. Of course you could always summit both mountains in a day, but that is hard to do... Any input on this?
Liked Replies
Re: Cirque Peak via Cirque Lakes? #58227 Nov 24th a 01:43 AM
by tif
tif
I've only ever summitted Cirque Peak from camping at Cirque Lake laugh so yes it's totally doable if you don't mind 3rd class scrambling.

From Cirque Lake, the route(s) is completely off trail - heading north then east into the bowl immediately north of the peak - then a fun scramble up to the summit. I've marked a rough path here for reference: https://caltopo.com/m/U15N

note that's a really rough approximation of the route I've taken - obviously terrain plays into the exact lines up/down the mountain.
1 member likes this
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.7.4
(Release build 20200307)
Responsive Width:

PHP: 7.4.15 Page Time: 0.043s Queries: 8 (0.040s) Memory: 0.5402 MB (Peak: 0.5602 MB) Data Comp: Off Server Time: 2022-01-17 22:47:50 UTC
Valid HTML 5 and Valid CSS