Mount Parnassus from Hermans Gulch

Trip Date:May-12-2004
Trailhead Name:Hermans Gulch
Trailhead Elevation:10,260 Feet
Elevation Gain:3,310 Feet
Route Name:Watrous Gulch
Round Trip Length:7.0 Miles
Trip Duration:4h 30m
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Mount Parnassus

Elevation:13,574 Feet Mount Parnassus
Rank:Not Ranked
Range:Front (Southern)
The trailhead sign giving directions The creek crossing half way through the trip My goal: Mount Parnassus (Elev. 13,574 ft)
The trailhead sign giving directions The creek crossing half way through the trip My goal: Mount Parnassus (Elev. 13,574 ft)
Looking back on the trail and Torreys Peak A view on Parnassus near the saddle Woods Mountain (Elev. 12,940 ft)
Looking back on the trail and Torreys Peak A view on Parnassus near the saddle Woods Mountain (Elev. 12,940 ft)
The final pitch - about 1,000 feet or so Bard Peak (Elev. 13,641 ft) from the summit The summit cairn area with summit log canister
The final pitch - about 1,000 feet or so Bard Peak (Elev. 13,641 ft) from the summit The summit cairn area with summit log canister
My record of attaining the summit Looking down on I-70 and Loveland Ski Area Mount Sniktau and Breckenridge Ski Resort
My record of attaining the summit Looking down on I-70 and Loveland Ski Area Mount Sniktau and Breckenridge Ski Resort
My first solo summit picture A view on the saddle and Woods Mountain Mount Bethel (Elev. 12,705 ft)
My first solo summit picture A view on the saddle and Woods Mountain Mount Bethel (Elev. 12,705 ft)
Avalanche debris (downed trees)
Avalanche debris (downed trees)