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Fremont Peak 


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Elevation: 13,745'
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Submitted By: Blitzo on Oct 28, 2006
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BETA PHOTO: Fremont Peak.
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Description 

Named for the explorer, John C. Fremont. He climbed it in 1842, believing it to be the highest peak in the Rockies.
Fremont is a beautiful peak offering routes up to grade IV.
It is the second highest in the Wind River Range.


Getting There 

Follow the Titcomb Basin approach to Titcomb Lakes.
Easily approached by heading east from Titcomb Lakes, passing Mistake Lake, which is full of Golden Trout, or was last time that I was there.


2 Total Routes


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The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Fremont Peak:
Southwest Slope   3rd 1- 1 I M 1a     Trad, Alpine   
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Featured Route For Fremont Peak
Beginner's Mind

Marmot's Tooth - Beginner's Mind 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ E3 5c  WY : Wind River Range : ... : Fremont Peak
This route climbs a pinnacle that is part of Fremont Peak's complicated west face. While it does not go to Fremont's summit, it is nevertheless a worthy route that contains lots of nice climbing on good, protectable rock. The only way we could figure out how to get off the top of the pinnacle was to rappel, and the absence of any existing rap anchors when we arrived on the small summit leads us to feel safe in claiming the first ascent of the pinnacle. Still, it's hard to be sure of first...[more]   Browse More Classics in WY

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The classic view from Island Lake.
The classic view from Island Lake.
The steep west face of Fremont Peak.  A few routes ascend these tall buttresses and faces.  To the left and in the foreground is Mt. Sacagawea.
BETA PHOTO: The steep west face of Fremont Peak. A few routes...
Summit
Summit
John C. Fremont making the first ascent of Fremont Peak.  Commemorated by a 5 cent stamp issued in 1898.
John C. Fremont making the first ascent of Fremont...
A view of Fremont Peak from the saddle (in the sunlight) up the Southwest Ridge.
BETA PHOTO: A view of Fremont Peak from the saddle (in the sun...
John C. Fremont. One of America's greatest explorers.
John C. Fremont. One of America's greatest explore...
Just before Island Lake
Just before Island Lake
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By Conor Raney
From: Pinedale, WY
Jul 21, 2010

Easier approach is through Indian Basin. Less vertical and most popular route.