Buying Gear?  Click Here
Buying gear? Please use these links to help 14ers.com:

More info...

Other ways to help...
Notice: This report is currently INACTIVE, for previewing purposes. Click 'Edit this report' above to make changes and activate.

 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...

Image
On the SC Lake road with Marble in the background

Image
On the Rainbow Trail - heading up to the ridge

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

Image
Walking along the ridge

Image
Leaving the thick trees at 11,600'

Image
Humboldt from 11,700'

Image
Near 11,700'

Image
The Crestones

Image
Image
Humboldts SE Flank/Gully Route

Image
Near 12,200' - smooth sailing from here

Image
Image
Approaching the final pitch

Image
Just below the summit, looking down the NE Ridge

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

Image
During the descent - another look at Humboldt

Image
The SC Lakes Road / Rainbow Trail junction

Image
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):
 
© 2014 14ers.com®, 14ers Inc.