Wheeler Peak (NM)/Humphreys Peak (AZ)

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Re: Wheeler Peak (NM)/Humphreys Peak (AZ)

Post by highpilgrim » Thu May 14, 2020 1:34 pm

Be prepared for WIND. It's notoriously windy.
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Re: Wheeler Peak (NM)/Humphreys Peak (AZ)

Post by shelly+ » Thu May 14, 2020 1:45 pm

you won't need snowshoes, an axe or spikes.

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Re: Wheeler Peak (NM)/Humphreys Peak (AZ)

Post by Woodie Hopper » Thu May 14, 2020 6:07 pm

That’s great - much appreciated. I can run it if it’s dry. At least not hauling snowshoes is nice. Thanks!
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Re: Wheeler Peak (NM)/Humphreys Peak (AZ)

Post by Woodie Hopper » Tue May 26, 2020 9:53 am

Summitted Wheeler from Williams Lake two weekends ago. Micro spikes were needed, but nothing more. No wind, nice day. Humphreys was extremely windy- some snow but no traction devices were necessary.
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