"South Little Bear"  
Condition Updates  
 
Route: SW Ridge
Posted On: 2020-06-23, By: Wentzl
Info: Yeah, just had to add this to get all the Sangre range up to date! From SW Ridge, no snow. Summer conditions. Nice hike. Traverse to LB and traverse to Blanca also summer like. No snow. 
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Route: Hourglass
Posted On: 2018-07-05, By: supranihilest
Info: "South Little Bear" is in summer conditions just like its parent peak. There are a number of different options to climb it (some combination of ridge scrambles, ledge scrambles, and dirt "trails") and the rock is actually somewhat solid. Beware where it is not though, and climb accordingly. All rockfall traversing to "South Little Bear" goes into the Hourglass. 
 
Route: SW Ridge
Posted On: 2018-01-15, By: JtheChemE
Info: SW ridge to SLB and Mamma Bear traverse are in excellent dry condition. Any snow present does not impact the route. You could probably do the SW ridge from Tobin in gore tex trail runners and microspikes. 
 
Route: Hourglass
Posted On: 2016-08-02, By: spiderman
Info: Climbed from the hourglass route. Near the top of the standard/shredded ropes there is a blue rope heading up and to the right. That rope is also shredded and "tied" together at many spots. Good for a handhold but don't trust it with your life. We climbed up that right side of the gully and then traversed for 45 minutes to Mamma Bear. Insights: no need for ice ax. No need for harnesses or rappel device since the ropes are too shredded. Did climb with trail runners; left our climbing shoes in our packs. Total climbing time from 2wd TH: 12h. It might be faster to do Mamma Bear from Lake Como side than the direct/private property issue ridge. 

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