Mount Lindsey via the North Face

Trip Date:Jul-12-2003
Trailhead Name:Huerfano River
Trailhead Elevation:10,660 Feet
Elevation Gain:3,380 Feet
Route Name:North Face
Round Trip Length:8.0 Miles
Trip Duration:5h 45m
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Mount Lindsey

Elevation:14,042 Feet Mount Lindsey
Rank:42nd of 54
Range:Sangre de Cristo
The trail winding up into the basin. Our first look at Lindsey (peak on right). Brian with the Sierra Blanca massif in the background.
The trail winding up into the basin. Our first look at Lindsey (peak on right). Brian with the Sierra Blanca massif in the background.
A marmot poses on a rock for me. Our Goal: Mt. Lindsey (Elev. 14,042 feet) A close-up of the North Face and its couliers.
A marmot poses on a rock for me. Our Goal: Mt. Lindsey (Elev. 14,042 feet) A close-up of the North Face and its couliers.
The Iron Nipple (Elev. 13,500 ft). A close-up of the first coulier we ascended. Brian with the false summit in the background.
The Iron Nipple (Elev. 13,500 ft). A close-up of the first coulier we ascended. Brian with the false summit in the background.
The actual summit from the false summit. Looking back on the false summit showing the trail. Brian on his 33rd summit.
The actual summit from the false summit. Looking back on the false summit showing the trail. Brian on his 33rd summit.
The summit shelter, showing log cylinder. Blanca Peak (Elev. 14,345 ft) and Ellingwood Point (Elev. 14,042 ft) Winchell Lakes with Little Bear Peak (Elev. 14,037 ft) in background.
The summit shelter, showing log cylinder. Blanca Peak (Elev. 14,345 ft) and Ellingwood Point (Elev. 14,042 ft) Winchell Lakes with Little Bear Peak (Elev. 14,037 ft) in background.
Looking down the North Face from the summit.
Looking down the North Face from the summit.