One of the most prominant peaks of the Evolution region. Darwins flat top is easily recognized from a great distance. There is a glacier under the North Face, giving Darwin an alpine setting. The summit is a class 3 pinnacle perched over the East Face ( fun and scary ).One of the mountain climbs of the Sierra Nevada.
|Best months for climbing:||Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep|
|Year first climbed:||1908|
|First successful climber(s):||E.C.Andrews and Willard Johnson|
Thanks to Craig Peer for adding this peak.
NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name
There is one trip report for Mount Darwin.
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- Log #14362 - by
Craig Peer on June 15, 2000Climbed the North East Ridge with Allen Mead on 8 - 4 - 76, about 1 month after I learned roped climbing.A nice route - class 4-5. Allen died 6 days later in Ionian Basin of a bleeding ulcer. Came...