Elevation: 13,804 ft
GPS: 43.184, -109.654 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
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Shared By: Blitzo on Nov 4, 2006
Admins: Mike Snyder, Taylor Spiegelberg, Jake Dickerson

Description

Gannett Peak is the highest peak in the Wind River Range and the state of Wyoming.
It is identified by it's broad snow capped summit.
The peak is flanked by five glaciers: Dinwoody, Gooseneck and Gannett on the east. Mammoth and Minor glaciers on the west.
The first ascent was made in 1922 by Arthur Tate and Floyd Stahlnaker.
The Gooseneck Route is the most popular.

Getting There

Several approach trails exist. The Gannett and Fremont Peak North USGS quads are most useful in determining the most suitable approach route to your destination.
The Glacier Trail, from Trail Lake Ranch is quite popular (23 miles).

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Classic Climbing Routes at Gannett Peak

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes in this area.
3rd 1- 1 I 1 M 1a Mod. Snow
 62
Gooseneck Glacier Route
Trad, Snow, Alpine
3rd 1- 1 I 1 M 1a AI1-2 Steep Snow
 10
Gannett Peak, South East Couloir
Ice, Snow, Alpine
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 3
Northeast Ridge
Trad, Alpine
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Gooseneck Glacier Route
 62
3rd 1- 1 I 1 M 1a Mod. Snow Trad, Snow, Alpine
Gannett Peak, South East Co…
 10
3rd 1- 1 I 1 M 1a AI1-2 Steep Snow Ice, Snow, Alpine
Northeast Ridge
 3
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad, Alpine
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