Sheep Mountain C  
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Route: Southeast Slopes
Posted On: 2022-07-22, By: supranihilest
Info: From Little Cimmaron East trailhead (not the Little Cimarron trailhead, as is commonly stated) it's about 5 miles to the Sheep Mountain trail. Some dead fall and a crossing of the Little Cimarron River which I just waded since I was soaked from dew anyway. The Sheep Mountain trail is hard to find at first but becomes apparent along climber's left edge of an unnamed stream as you ascend. Lots of small switchbacks lead to treeline where the route is then apparent. Stick to grass, the scree is quite unstable. 
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Route: Little Cimmaron
Posted On: 2022-06-14, By: Scott P
Info: Almost all snow was avoidable. Mosquitoes were out, but it's still a nice hike. The river crossing is slightly challenging if you come from the east trailhead. I was surprised by how scenic the traverse between Sheep Mountain and Peak 13,100 was. The views of the higher San Juans and all the rock pinnacles were spectacular. 
Route: South Ridge
Posted On: 2020-09-02, By: Flyingfish
Info: I took a more direct rout up the SE face than just heading toward the saddle. The face is steep but decently solid. Im not sure it was any better then going to the saddle then up the ridge. Footnote on this route is that it is a beast of a day 10+ hours of hiking above treeline without much reprieve. One of the more challenging days I have had on the high peaks 
Route: Nellie Creek
Posted On: 2019-08-17, By: JasonKline
Info: Summer conditions. Snow completely avoidable. 

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