Single mother of a awesome boy. Craves adventure and solitude. I go hiking 3-4 times a month. Ive done this for three years.
Amazing hike! Definitely a good small work out. You have quite the elevation gain, but after hiking to ice lake in the wallows it is hard to compair. Luckily there are multiple flat points to ease the burning muscles. When I got to the top, i was not expecting such an amazing moment. I knew it was historical, but it was all there and breath-taking. I recommend this hike for the history buffs. Oh yeah, the views great and its super windy (I totally understand the name now).
Amazing hike! Definitely a good small work out.
Absolutely amazing hike. Awesome edibles along the way as well.
Attempted to do the loop in June. I had to turn around near gnarl ridge due to snow drifts across trail. If you fall, you would tumble at least 200-300 feet. I recommend crampons and ropes for portions of the trail. Im going to attempt in another couple weeks again (more prepared). Hike on!
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