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Monday, September 27th  
mt Oly trail maintenance 9-11-2021
mt Oly trail maintenance 9-11-2021

September 24th, 2021

Shoshone Falls Kayak trip on the Snake River
Sorell Pilgram looks small next to the powerful Shoshone Falls.

July 27th, 2021

Trail Maintenance 6-26-2021
Participants at the June 26, 2021 trail work activity: (L to R) Izzy Forest Service), Matt H. (Forest Service), Matt M. (Forest Service), James M> (Forest Service, seated), Will McCarvill, Kyle Willia... more

July 8th, 2021

Traverse Ridge / Telegraph Trail Hike - June 14, 2021
Monday evening hike organized by Julie Kilgore.

July 8th, 2021

Dark Canyon Backpack
Sweating and swimming on a hot Memorial Day weekend

June 8th, 2021

West Rim Zion
May 24 hike on the 16 mile West Rim Trail in Zion National Park.

June 2nd, 2021

48th Annual Kings Peak Ski Tour March 20, 2021
Photos from the 48th Annual Kings Peak Ski Tour

March 23rd, 2021

Broads Fork Snowshoe
Pictures from 3-7-21 snowshoe

March 9th, 2021

Beacon practice and ski tour
We had great snow & weather for a beacon practice followed by a NTD ski tour. We broke into two groups with Neil Schmidt and Steve Duncan taking groups. After discussion, & practice with beacons, shov... more

March 9th, 2021

Wolf from Molly Pack. Wolf Watching Trip, March 6, 2021, Yellowstone

March 9th, 2021

Our quest for the triple crown
We hiked both Northbound

November 25th, 2020

Brighton Ridge Peaks Hike and Post-Hike Snack-and-Relax at the Lodge
Brighton Ridge Peaks Hike and Post-Hike Snack-and-Relax at the Lodge, Saturday 8/22/20, Organized by Julie Kilgore, Photos by Eric Moles, Cigi Owens, Evette Raen, Robert Myers, Trip Report by Evette R... more

September 10th, 2020

Loop Hike - Porter Fork to Thaynes
Photos of our 8/29/20 loop hike beginning in Porter Fork, joining Desolation trail and down Thaynes.

August 30th, 2020

Tokewanna 3-day backpack and summit, August 2020
It's a lovely and rarely visited place, partly off trail, with an easy scramble to the summit.

August 25th, 2020

Albion Basin
2 groups and a lovely time by both

August 6th, 2020

Self-Rescue Course Part 4, 2020
Class being taught by Paul Gettings.

July 20th, 2020

Evening Mindfulness and Laughter Hike
Lee, Joel, Lisa, Olivia, Cindy

July 18th, 2020

Self-Rescue Course Part 1 and 2, 2020
Class being taught by Paul Gettings.

July 1st, 2020

Road bike
Road Bike Jordan River Parkway organizer Robert Turner

June 23rd, 2020

South Thunder Mountain - February 15th, 2020
Ten and a half hours of scintillating fun on an attention-getting climb to one of the more remote Wasatch peaks.

February 19th, 2020

Avenues Twins snowshoe or spike hike
Rick Gamble, Carrie Clark, Jude Elizondo, Chris Winters, Andy Beard, Gayle Stockslager, Wilmer Sandoval, Robyn Heilbrun
Photos by Jude Elizondo & Andy Beard

February 11th, 2020

Wildcat Ridge Day Hike 2019
Wildcat Ridge Refresher hike (dry photos) 8/25/2019 and the Official hike (snowy photos) 9/21/2019. Photos by Ray Daurelle

October 10th, 2019

Grandeur to Murdock Photos
Pictures from along the Millcreek ridge, going from Grandeur to Murdock

October 7th, 2019

End of season Draper Hikes
A fun social gathering by a campfire followed the last slow-paced Draper evening hike.

October 2nd, 2019

Rock Climb - American Fork Canyon
WMC members enjoyed a full day of climbing in the shade at Serenity Wall in American Fork Canyon. The area was crowded but everyone was very friendly and shared the routes.

September 8th, 2019

Uintas backpack and Mt Emmons scramble
4-day trip with a wonderful group of 6

August 22nd, 2019

Teton Multisport Trip
The group stayed at the Grand Teton Climbers Ranch. We hiked/mountaineered the Middle Teton with included a few step snow fields. We floated and fished the Snake River from Jackson Lake Dam to Pacific... more

August 15th, 2019

Hike to Hot Springs in Spanish Fork Canyon
We had a joyful hike to the Hot Springs in Spanish Fork Canyon today 08/11/2019. Tom and Edie Mitko made the drive all the way from the Salt Lake area and joined me on one of my favorite hikes.

August 11th, 2019

Wildcat Ridge Cancelled Due to Snow
Ray Daurelle on the ridge just below the summit of Gobbler's Knob. The snow conditions talked us out of continuing on to Wildcat Ridge.

July 10th, 2019

Rock Cliff Overnighter on the Jordanelle
Turn-off to RockCliff

July 10th, 2019

Rock Climb - 117 Clinic - Intermediate Skill
This clinic covers skills for the advancing climber new to multiple pitches, top-rope anchor building, and anchor cleaning. Covered topics included building a 2-bolt climbing anchor, cleaning an ancho... more

June 25th, 2019

Rock Climb - 201 Clinic - Learn to Sport Lead
This is a workshop for experienced toprope climbers on the fundamentals of sport leading and lead belaying. If you have always wanted to try leading sport this is your chance. We cover gear & techniqu... more

June 10th, 2019

San Juan River - May 2019
San Juan River from Sand Island to Clay Hills. May 8th, 6 nights. Beth Blattenberger, Dave Vance, Kay & Arnie Tran.

June 9th, 2019

Beginner Whitewater Rafting Green River 2019
Beginner Whitewater Rafting Trip Green River May 17-19, 2019

June 7th, 2019

Rock Climb - 101 Learn to Climb - May 26
This is a beginners workshop on the fundamentals of rock climbing plus equipment use & selection. This is also a great opportunity to meet and learn with other interested beginner climbers. We cover g... more

June 3rd, 2019

Rock Climb - 101 Clinic - Learn to Climb
This is a beginners workshop on the fundamentals of rock climbing plus equipment use & selection. This is also a great opportunity to meet and learn with other interested beginner climbers. We cover g... more

June 3rd, 2019

Echo Canyon - Rock Climb and Clean Up
WMC Members spent over an hour picking up trash and removing graffiti before enjoying a day of climbing on Bear Hollow Wall and Clint Eastwood Wall.

April 29th, 2019

Canyoneering Golf, Ghost Rider, Boltergeist
Eight WMC members descended three different canyons in the Virgin River George and St. George areas.

March 21st, 2019

Alpine Ski Tour - Uintas - Beaver Creek Area
No crowds and great snow.

March 5th, 2019

Stansbury Island - 2019/03/02
A few photos from the Stansbury Island Ridgeline

March 2nd, 2019

Alpine ski Workshop II
Improve down hill ski at Snowbird

February 12th, 2019

Neffs Cyn. Snowshoe
Group photo near the meadow.

January 19th, 2019

Sue’s Winter Solstice Hike 2018
On the Friday Winter Solstice, our crew of 9 ventured up the trail under the full moon armed with layers and micro spikes. The Church Fork Trail bustled with other hikers and trail runners headed to G... more

January 8th, 2019

Hounds Tooth Hike
A short steep hike (5 hrs, 3000 vertical ft) to a landmark that's easy to recognize from the valley.

December 11th, 2018

Graffiti Removal at Ledgemere in BCC
Peter, Brett, Kathleen, Scott, Ambrose, and Mark spent a cold day at Ledgemere picnic area removing graffiti and picking up trash. We removed two large bags of trash from the mine tunnel and many more... more

November 4th, 2018

Montana Two-River Special
Photos to accompany trip report

September 18th, 2018

Hiking Continental Divide Trail
A cabineering Labor Day weekend of hiking with minimally used, easily accessible trailheads.

September 10th, 2018

Meander Canyon Spring 2018
5 paddle days on the Colorado River through Meander Canyon

June 16th, 2018

Rock Climb and Clean Up - Echo Canyon
A dozen WMC members joined us at Echo Canyon - Bear Hollow - Clint Eastwood Wall & Bear Hollow Wall. Echo Canyon offers fun, bolt protected cobble climbing. It is very similar to Maple Canyon. Pockets... more

May 20th, 2018

Learn to Rock Climb - Group 3
This is a beginners workshop on the fundamentals of rock climbing plus equipment use & selection. If you have always wanted to experience climbing, are rusty & just want a refresher or just want to i... more

May 6th, 2018

Learn to Rock Climb - Group 2
This is a beginners workshop on the fundamentals of rock climbing plus equipment use & selection. If you have always wanted to experience climbing, are rusty & just want a refresher or just want to im... more

April 28th, 2018

Learn to Rock Climb - Group 1
This is a beginners workshop on the fundamentals of rock climbing plus equipment use & selection. If you have always wanted to experience climbing, are rusty & just want a refresher or just want to im... more

April 24th, 2018

Silver Fork Snowshoe in Feb with Bruce
Bruce lead a wonderful NTD snowshoe trip around Silver Fork Loop. For more pictures, check out the club facebook page.

February 19th, 2018

Ruby-Horsethief Canyons October 2017
OCTOBER 13-16 2017 Organized by Gretchen Siegler

November 5th, 2017

Leisurely hike Lake Mary - Twin Lakes  Oct 28
Leisurely hike Lake Mary - Twin Lakes Oct 28

October 29th, 2017

Salt Lake Slips 2017
Climbing at The Salt Lake Slips in 2017.

September 29th, 2017

Rock Climb and Clean Up - Echo Canyon
Thank you Andrew and Neil for showing up on time to help me pick up trash. WMC removed half a dozen bags of trash from the Bear Hallow area of Echo Canyon.

September 11th, 2017

Fish Lake - Sevenmile Creek Trip Photos
August 12-13, 2017. L-R: Teri, Cindy, Leslie, Rob Marcy, Dick (back), Pat, Ron Chris W, Jennifer, Cory, Robert, Mounia, Barb, Rod, Steve, Frank. Missing: Dave K, Chris K, Dave V, Sharon, Kneel.

September 10th, 2017

Paddling trip on Jackson Lake - GTNP
Aug. 29- Sept. 2. Four nights on Jackson Lake in Grand Teton Nat. Park

September 4th, 2017

Red Rock Wall in BCC
Kathleen, Steve, Mark, and Ambrose spend Sunday morning defining the trail and replacing the hand lines with a retired climbing rope. We then enjoyed three different sport routes on the Red Rock Wall ... more

August 2nd, 2017

Grizzly Gulch to PoW Mine and Twin Lakes Pass
Hike organized by Bruce Christenson, led by Liz Cordova, appreciated by all.

July 13th, 2017

Intro to Climbing - 101 Clinic
Saturday, June 3rd and Sunday, June 4th at Geezer Wall in Big Cottonwood Canyon.

June 5th, 2017

Stillwater Canyon, Green River
52 miles through Sillwater Canyon, Green River. April 28-May 3. Paddling, hiking, exploring.

May 11th, 2017

Rock Climb - Echo Canyon - May 7th
The group enjoyed a full day in the sun climbing quality conglomerate. And thank you to everyone for spending the first hour helping to pick up trash and loading junk into my truck to help clean up th... more

May 7th, 2017

Mountaineering Snow Travel Clinic - April 30
Organized by Sharon Vinick. Photos by Kathleen Waller.
An introduction to winter mountaineering including snow travel and self-arrest with an ice axe on Milly's at Brighton.

April 30th, 2017

Rock Climb - Valley of Zion - April 23
A beautiful day of rock climbing in the Standsbury range about 45 mins west of Salt Lake City. The Valley of Zion is quality sport climbing on limestone with great holds and a lot of friction. We clim... more

April 23rd, 2017

Ski Tour - Powder Park BCC - Jan 15, 2017
Back Country Ski Tour led by Brian Barkey

January 16th, 2017

Nepal Everest Base Camp Trek
Oct 20 to Nov 7, 2016

December 9th, 2016

Teton Crest Backpack in Grand Teton Nat Park
Dates: August 27 - Sept. 4, 2016
Participants: Richard Jirik (organizer), Russell Patterson, and Bob Perkins.
A 40-mile backpack starting at Granite Canyon and ending at String Lake.

November 10th, 2016

Meander Canyon - Colorado River October 2016
Another wonderful trip down the Colorado River. Great weather, beautiful canyons, fun hiking.

October 16th, 2016

2016 October Trail Maintenance BST
WMC members out on helping build Bonneville Shoreline Trail near Mount Olympus.

October 9th, 2016

Leigh Lake - August 2016
Back for more fun on Leigh Lake. Another bear encounter

August 22nd, 2016

Echo Canyon - Clean Up and Climb
July 23rd, 2016
Rock Climb and Clean Up - Echo Canyon - Bear Hallow Area
Thank you to Tom, Steve, Jen, and Jim for helping to pick up trash before enjoying a wonderful day of rock climbing on ... more

August 1st, 2016

Rock Climb - Cirque of the Towers Area - WIND
WMC climbing in the Wind River Mountains of Wyoming near Cirque of the Towers, July 22-26th, 2016.
Participants: Lucas Leoro, Frank A. Nederhand (organizer), and Matt Olson

August 1st, 2016

Leigh Lake - July 2016
Paddling weekend in Grand Teton Natl. Park

July 30th, 2016

Devil's Castle Hike 7/23/2016
Donn Seely organized this hike. Six members of our club attended - Donn, Stanley, Paul, Rick, Phil and Yi. It was a wonderful day on the trail. We passed through the meadows in Albion Basin and saw ma... more

July 23rd, 2016

Tuscarora-Wolverine Ridge Hike
The day was cool and beautiful. We had the ridge to ourselves!

July 18th, 2016

San Juan_Spring 2016
Sand Island to Mexican Hat - May 3-7, 2016

June 27th, 2016

101 Clinic - Learn to Climb - Sun June 5th
Geezer Wall - Big Cottonwood Canyon

June 6th, 2016

101 Clinic - Learn to Climb - Sat June 4th
Geezer Wall - Big Cottonwood Canyon

June 6th, 2016

Climbing The Highest Peak In Iceland
Several members of the WMC traveled to Iceland to climb its' highest mountain.

June 4th, 2016

Corner Canyon Ghost Falls Hike
Spring hike to Ghost Falls in Draper, UT

May 17th, 2016

Meander Canyon - Colorado River
51 miles of easy paddling in 4 days. 4/29/16. Spectacular canyon scenery.

May 7th, 2016

Rock Climb - Red Slab - March 20
Red Slab Crag in Rock Canyon above BYU - Saturday, March 20th.

March 21st, 2016

South Thunder Mountain 3/5/2016
Photos from the hike up South Thunder Mountain.

March 6th, 2016

Red Rock climbing trip
Red Book

March 3rd, 2016

2015 Antelope Island Multi Sport Social
After a day of hiking, biking, and paddling, WMC members come together for a great evening to share stores of the day. The club provides all the fixin's for hot dogs, and others bring a dish or snack ... more

March 2nd, 2016

Winter Trek to Gobblers Knob
Photos by Michael Hannan

February 9th, 2016

Leisurely Hike Salt Lake Overlook
February 6, 2016 hike to Salt Lake Overlook.

February 6th, 2016

Rock Climb - Maple Canyon - Fall 2015
Maple Canyon Car Camp and Climb

October 25th, 2015

Halloween Party 2015
Here are the pictures that Terry and Carol were able to capture. Many of you had great costumes but move so fast that the camera was not able focus on you in such low light (or you may have just been ... more

October 25th, 2015

Rick Thompson's Ruby HorseThief 3 day float
Easy floating through the beautiful Ruby HorseThief Canyon, camp at sandy beach with amazing red canyon wall... a true river retreat!

September 19th, 2015

Pink Flamingo Party 2015
Wasatch Mountain Club yearly Party - Pink Flamingo!!

September 19th, 2015

Leigh Lake - Grand Teton Natl. Park
Two night paddle/camping trip on Leigh lake.

August 24th, 2015

Maple Canyon Climb
Maple Canyon - July 17, 2015

July 29th, 2015

White Baldy on July 2015
Julie Kilgore lead the hike up White Baldy. Approach was from the Northwest via Red Pine. A good trip for everyone.

July 12th, 2015

May 8 Boulder Canyoneering Base Camp
The scheduled trip itinerary was modified due to weather but we still saw some great places.

May 12th, 2015

Cascade Mountain via the Crow's Foot Couloir
April 5, 2015 ascent of the Crow's Foot Couloir on Cascade Mountain

April 5th, 2015

Canyoneering 201, March 2015
organized by Rick Thompson. Place: North Wash and Poison Spring Canyon complexes between Hanksville and Hite, Utah.

March 17th, 2015

Paddle Great Salt Lake
Flat Water Paddling On The Great Salt Lake-Multi-Sport Weekend.
All Photos:

October 4th, 2014

Bret Mathews Alpine Canyon River trip
Aug 8- Aug 10 2014
8 miles on river, Class III.

August 13th, 2014

The Fabulous Subway -- Group II
August 1-3 we went to Zion National Park. The pictures in this album are mainly from our through hike of the Subwayon August 2 with a couple extra pictures from our hike of Angels Landing on August 3.... more

August 10th, 2014

American Fork Twin Peaks
If you love a good scramble then this hike is for you!!

August 7th, 2014

Mountaineering - Triple Traverse 2014
WMC annual trip, usually at the end of April, depending on snow conditions. This route starts with a steep snow climb through Tanners Gulch and continues over Dromedary and Sunrise peak to the top of ... more

August 7th, 2014

A fun and informative class on avalanche safety given by REI and the friendly folks at the Utah Avalanche Center.

January 20th, 2014

Organizer Dinner
Congratulations and Thanks to All!

October 21st, 2013

Organizer Dinner Revisited
More photos from the club's annual celebration of our organizers!

October 21st, 2013

Organizer and Award Dinner Oct 13, 2013
Congratulations to award winners Jim Bradley and Knick Knickerbocker!

October 17th, 2013

Beartrap Hike to Desolation Lake 9.28.13
Hike with Tom Silberstorf to Desolation Lake

September 30th, 2013

Hidden, Baldy, Sugarloaf Peaks 8-17-13
Michelle Butz, Tom Mitko, Leslie Wood, Matt Mitko, Christiane Fauron, Dan Clark, Russell Patterson, Mohammed, Hal Wallace, Erin McCormack, Mark Bloomenthal, Michi Bracken, Peter Goldman.

August 17th, 2013

Maybird Lakes Hike 6-9-13
Elliott Mott organized this hike to Maybird Lakes. Due to there being too much snow, we called it short by 1/3 mile for safety sake - good call. Photos and post by Knick Knickerbocker (last photo by E... more

June 12th, 2013

Mojave Desert Trip
Mohave Desert Car Camp April 2012

May 8th, 2013

Canyoneering 101 - Northwash
Rick's 101 class, learn how to gear, how to dress for canyoneering! have very fun adventure!

Canyoneering finally made possible!;

March 25th, 2013

Canyoneering Prep-Rappelling Class 3/16/2013
Excellent intro class to rappelling, take fear right out of you. Rick explains all the gear; technical and all you ask in great details, you can feel that you are different person before class and aft... more

March 20th, 2013

Canyoneering 101: October 2012
Three days in North Wash.

December 11th, 2012

Payette Rivers - July 5-7, 2012
The WMC made the annual trip up to the Payette Rivers over the long 4th of July weekend. A good time was had by all!

July 16th, 2012

Green River Daily May 2012
Photos from the 2012 WMC Beginners Trip on the Green River Daily.

May 21st, 2012

Avalanche Transceiver Practice Photos
Had a great time practicing searching techniques at the annual WMC avalanche transceiver practice event on Saturday. Here are a few photos from the event.

January 15th, 2012

Liz Cordova WMC Loop Hike
Liz organized this WMC July 3, 2010 loop hike that included 15 hikers. From Brighton that took us past Lake Mary on our way to Catherine Pass. From there we continued on to top of Mt. Tuscarora on our... more

July 4th, 2010

Rabbit Ears Peak
Rabbit Ears Pass Ski Tour, Colorado, November 2009, Mike Berry

January 18th, 2010

Michael Moody  in Red Canyon
Mike Moody organized a weekend trip to Red Canyon . Here he is rideing Thunder Mtn. trail .

October 29th, 2009

Hardy on the Spine
This is Hardy rideing the spine , Wasatch Crest trail
During Cheryls Crest/Mid mt. loop.
This was when Hardy was only 59 ish

October 4th, 2009

King's Peak Ski Tour, March 2009
The final approach to King's Peak; Above the Gunsight Traverse Route; On top of King's Peak at 3:30 pm, 3/28/09.

April 1st, 2009

Super Tour, Crested Butte, CO, March, 2009
The 3rd Annual 22.5 k 'Super Tour', sponsored by the Crested Butte, Co. Nordic Center, took place on March 7th, 2009. The backcountry race/tour starts at the Snodgrass trailhead, slides down to the hi... more

March 9th, 2009

East Canyon Resort to Morgan
Road bike August 22, 2008.

August 27th, 2008

Kings Peak 2008
Aerial picture of the route on Kings Peak from Gunsight to the summit of Kings

March 31st, 2008

Carol Masheter
Carol Masheter preparing for Everest 2008

March 31st, 2008

Tim on the Spine
August 20th, 2007

Greg at  the top of the Crest trail
You cant just ride up that Mo Fo Hill with out taken Gregs picture with his bike up over his head . Gota love it .
Keep the rubber side down !

August 20th, 2007

Hardy rideing up the Cresent Mine Grade
This photo was from the day that Cheryl lead the Ridge / Mid Mt. loop . Your almost to the top Hardy !!

August 20th, 2007

May Powder on the Burro Peaks (Uintas 2007)
Northeast Uintas 12 hour ski tour from Middle Fork of Beaver Creek via Lone Tree and Hole-in-the Rock, Wyoming, May 6, 2007 (Dmitry Pruss, Judy Zachary, and Mike Berry).

May 12th, 2007

Kings Peak Ski Tour, 2007
On March 31st, approximately 20-25 skiers gathered for the 34th annual Kings Peak tour. The lead group of 6 or 7 below Gunsight Pass included L to R: Jan Uhler, Gerrish Willis, Judy Zachary, Dmitry Pr... more

April 4th, 2007

Wanship to Echo Road Ride
The first 'Back Side Friday' ride in Echo, Utah. From L-R: Cheryl, Frank, Suzanne, Gloria, Tom, Donna, and Jim.

March 23rd, 2007

Heber Valley Road Ride - First Ride of 2007
Elliott Mott and Ralph Fisher riding in Heber Valley, with beautiful Mt. Timponogos as a backdrop.

March 18th, 2007

Greg and Cheryl riding up cottonwood
This is a Great loop to the Diamond fork hot springs. Perfect in the Summer and Fall. Photo by Nick Calas

March 1st, 2007

Vinces group at Little Creek Mt. 06 .
This is an Annual Fall Mt. bikeing weekend organized by Vince .Little Creek Mt. one day and the famous Gooseberry Mesa the next . p.s. Hope it doesn't Rain

February 12th, 2007

Cheryl Krusko's Ski Trip on 2/10/07
Went up to Reynolds Peak, skied down. Went up Soldier Summit, skied down, went up to Big Water and yo-yoed twice. Finished by skiing into Millcreek.

February 11th, 2007

Nick  with his diamond fork  group  fall 06
This is one ride you dont want to miss , the hot springs arent to bad either after a long day of mt.biking some great trails .

February 5th, 2007

Tour to Tokewanna
Skiing the 'Upper Reaches of the Uintas', Leaders: Mike Berry and Dmitry Pruss, 2005- 2006.

January 12th, 2007

Yellowstone National Park SkiCamp, March 2006
9 intrepid souls brave a March blizzard through Jackson Hole to ski from Flagg Ranch to the Snake River Hot Springs group in Yellowstone. Highlights of the trip include the unique 'igloos' constructed... more

January 12th, 2007

King's Peak Ski Tour 2006
Annual Ski Tour to Kings's Peak- the Elkhorn Crossing, Gunsight Pass, or the Summit- lead by Steve and Larry Swanson since the early 1970's on last Saturday in March.

January 4th, 2007

Canyoneering in August in Zion
Trip lead by Rick Thompson - great trip. We did Pincreek, Keyhole, Orderville and Subway canyons.

November 10th, 2006