Pingora

In Cirque of the Towers. Beautiful Spire over Lonesome Lake. Many technical rock routes.

Elevation (feet): 11,884
Elevation (meters): 3,622
Continent: North America
Country: United States
Range/Region: Wind River Range
State: Wyoming
Latitude: 42.7792
Longitude: -109.225
Difficulty: Technical Climb
Best months for climbing: Jul, Aug, Sep
Year first climbed: 1940s
First successful climber(s): Bonney, et al.
Nearest major airport: Denver
Convenient Center: Pinedale

Thanks to Jim Thompson for adding this peak.

Trip Reports

NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name

There are 2 trip reports for Pingora.

Select any entry from the list below:

  • Log #18319 - by Ben Boykin on Jan 12, 2004
    DO climb the K Cracks. DO NOT camp at Lonesome Lake. Stay away from my food.
  • Log #18320 - by Jim Thompson on June 18, 2003
    First real "alpine" rock climb experience for me right out of high school. Summited near sunset, got ropes stuck on rappel. Got to camp after dark. Many great routes for all levels of...