Peak(s):  Clinton Pk  -  13,857 feet
Date Posted:  07/19/2015
Modified:  07/25/2017
Date Climbed:   07/18/2015
Author:  alexhenes
 Apline Meadows, Glissading and Spying on Climax   

Given the 2.5 miles of road walking from the trailhead to Wheeler Lake I did not have high expectations for our day on Clinton Peak. However I will have to say that the trip exceeded expectations. The views from the road, the high alpine meadows, the fun climbing and glissading on snow made for a great day. In addition the views from the summit were fantastic... we could see most of the Centennial Peaks in the area along with a view of the Climax Mine.

Pictures and commentary from our trip can be found at Clinton Peak on Merely a Flesh Wound

My GPS Tracks on Google Maps (made from a .GPX file upload):

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