Peak(s):  California Peak  -  13,849 feet
Date Posted:  01/28/2015
Modified:  12/08/2015
Date Climbed:   01/25/2015
Author:  Zambo
Additional Members:   dillonsarnelli
 Centennial Sunday - California's West Ridge   

A beautiful winter day was the perfect chance to head down south and climb California Peak in the southern Sangres. This gentle peak sits among some of the most beautiful spots in the state. See below for a link to the TR for anyone interested - thanks!

TR Here: Centennial Sunday - California's West Ridge

Peak: California Peak - 13,849′
Distance: 9.2 Miles
Vert: 4,900 Feet
Climbers: Dillon & Zambo









Comments or Questions
Jay521
User
Schweet!
01/29/2015 15:15
I thought that the views from California are some of the best I’ve seen – and your winter pics make it look even better. Guess I’m going to have to go after a snowflake on this one. I also like your west ridge route as it avoids the tons of false summits the north ridge route involves.


jmanner
User
Nice!
01/29/2015 16:05
Well done guys! Thats a big day in the Sangres. #Iloveyoudillon Those are some awesome photos!


Steve Climber
User
Takes a special person
01/29/2015 16:36
to enjoy winter trenching..."special"

Well done guys. The pictures are spectacular.


MtnHub
User
Super job, guys!
01/29/2015 16:56
... and super pics! The moon shot is great!


HULKHIKEGOOD
User
Was in a bad mood,
01/30/2015 03:38
Until I read this TR, most excellent! Great pics as well, keep the good stuff coming!


dillonsarnelli
User
got a good laugh out of some these comments
01/30/2015 22:34
^^^^ hahaha – thanks gang. Zambo, great TR to go with a hell of a day amigo!


Zambo
User
Thanks Everyone!
01/31/2015 21:14
Appreciate all the kind words.


SnowAlien
User
The man, the myth, the Jersey legend
04/02/2015 19:45
Amazing photos again, Dillon & Zambo. Nicely done.


SnowAlien
User
Another legend
04/02/2015 19:45
Btw, it has recently come to my attention that the snowshoe track you followed was created by none other than Ken Nolan. If you guys had stayed with that track in the valley just a bit farther, your could have cruised hard–pack to the summit.


cindymo
GPX file
07/01/2020 08:30
Do you have a GPX file of your trip and if so, would you be willing to share?



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