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Dinwoody Glacier Area.

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Dinwoody Glacier Area.  


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Submitted By: Blitzo on Nov 4, 2006
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Description 

This is the glaciated area north of Titcomb Basin. It is dominated by Gannett Peak.
Several peaks in this area top out at over 13,000 Ft. Gannett Peak (13,804 Ft.) and Mt. Warren (13,722 Ft.) being the highest.

Getting There 

The usual approach is from Trail Lake Ranch on the Glacier Trail, 23 miles. Check area maps for other options.

Climbing Season



Weather station 21.4 miles from here

5 Total Routes

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The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Dinwoody Glacier Area.:
Gannett Peak, South East Couloir   3rd 1- 1 I 1 M 1a AI2 Steep Snow     Ice, Snow, Alpine, 600'   Gannett Peak
Gooseneck Glacier Route   3rd 1- 1 I 1 M 1a Mod. Snow     Trad, Snow, Alpine, Grade II   Gannett Peak
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Featured Route For Dinwoody Glacier Area.
Gannett Peak. SE Couloir on left. Gooseneck Pinnacle is illuminated in top center.

Gannett Peak, South East Couloir 3rd 1- 1 I 1 M 1a AI2 Steep Snow  WY : Wind River Range : ... : Gannett Peak
This route is an excellent alternative to the Gooseneck Gully route, particularly if the Gooseneck bergschrund's snow bridge has melted out. It may be a bit faster than the Gooseneck route, and obviates the need to ascend chossy rock on the lower Gooseneck ridge. The route is not described in Joe Kelsey's guidebook, but the couloir is easily seen from Bonney Pass. The route requires a long approach from Elkhart Park or Trail Ranch. Most parties will take 2 days each way for the approach, i.e. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in WY

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