|Best months for climbing:||Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep|
|Nearest major airport:||Reno, NV|
|Convenient Center:||Tom's Place|
Thanks to Steve Bender for adding this peak.
Mount Morgan sits more than 3000 feet above Rock Creek on the east side of Little Lakes Valley (less than 1 mi horizontal). A 2.5 mi trail from Rock Creek Lake (9695') leaves the valley north of the peak and climbs to Francis Lake (10940'). From the lake, it's 2800 feet of cross country up the right side of the stream channel and onto the valley ridge. Near the top, the ridge flattens out, making the peak appear closer than it actually is.
NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name
There is one trip report for Mount Morgan (South).
Select any entry from the list below:
- Log #18028 - by Steve Bender on Jan 22, 2003This was a harrowing climb--five miles each way was no problem, and as you can see in the photo, it was a beautiful morning. But by the time we had reached the ridge running right to left, it was...