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Laramie Peak Sides & Summit

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Friend Creek Pinnacle Region 
Laramie Peak Summit 
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Laramie Peak Sides & Summit Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 10,272'
Location: 42.2681, -105.4427 View Map  Incorrect?
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Description 

Laramie Peak is the highest point in the Laramie Range. The Oregon trail users seen this landmark from somewhere in western Nebraska and this range back then was called the Black Hills. This name stuck until gold was discovered in western South Dakota and those hills now bear this name.

Getting There 

Stay on Bear Gulch Road 671 until you are about due west of the peak's summit and take the Friend Park rd.661 to its end at the Laramie Peak Trail head.

Climbing Season

For the Laramie Range area.

Weather station 6.3 miles from here

10 Total Climbing Routes

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Featured Route For Laramie Peak Sides & Summit
Rock Climbing Photo: the Friendly route on Friend Pinnacle

Friendly 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c  Wyoming : Laramie Range : ... : Friend Creek Pinnacle Regio...
1. A short jumper pitch over the block pile will get you to some belay bolts in the corner.2. Start in the corner but soon move right to the now opened crack and continue to the saddle between the pinnacle and the ridge to the north.3. From the saddle traverse right on easy ledges until below the south face of the summit block. Some gully like cracks lead to any easy finish.Rappel bolt are on the NE corner. A second set of "mid way" rap bolts is at the flake on the NE side of the pinnacle. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in Wyoming

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