Thompson Peak is the highest point in the Trinity Alps Wilderness Area. Shortest approach is from the north via Grizzly Lake. It's a nine mile hike from trailhead to Gizzly Lake where an hour or two walkup puts you on top of large slabs of granite and view you'll never forget.
|Best months for climbing:||Jul, Aug, Sep|
|Nearest major airport:||Redding, California|
|Convenient Center:||Weaverville, California|
Thanks to Wayne Moss for adding this peak.
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NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name
There are 2 trip reports for Thompson Peak.
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- Log #17033 - by Jed Powell on Aug 16, 2004Im not sure if I signed the right log book up there. There was a little notepad that I signed my name to. Later that day a friend told me that there was also an official registry in the metal box...
- Log #17034 - by Sean Duffy on July 15, 2002Highest in the Sawtooth Range (10751)- this is a fun easy scramble with a short little boulder move onto the summit.