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Gannett Peak, WY, day 4, Gannett Peak, United States travel blog

Gannett Peak, WY, day 4

A travel blog entry by wheresgordon

Well, we summitted Gannett Peak yesterday but our hike is far from over.  We still have the 14.5 mile hike back to Cold Springs.  We are scheduled to be picked up tomorrow at noon.  We hiked a bit past the camp site we used on our first ...

Gannett Peak, WY, day 1, Gannett Peak, United States travel blog

Gannett Peak, WY, day 1

A travel blog entry by wheresgordon

... headed to the tiny town of Crowheart, WY, to meet Mark Postle, my guide for the next five days as we attempt to climb Gannett Peak, the highest point in Wyoming.  Gannett Peak also has the distinction of being the longest of any of the hikes to the ...

Gannett Peak, WY, day 2, Gannett Peak, United States travel blog

Gannett Peak, WY, day 2

A travel blog entry by wheresgordon

Today we had to hike to as close to the foot of the Dinwoody Glacier as possible.  The total distance from Cold Springs, where we started yesterday, to the moraine at the foot of the glacier is around 14.5 miles.  Portions of the trail were ...

Gannett Peak, WY, day 3, Gannett Peak, United States travel blog

Gannett Peak, WY, day 3

A travel blog entry by wheresgordon

... then cramponed up the Gooseneck Glacier to the summit ridge.  We then followed the summit ridge to the 13,804 foot top of Gannett Peak, the highest point in Wyoming.  I've now been to 43 state highpoints.  This was the most difficult, by ...