It is one of the more popular hikes in the area because of its ease of access and natural attractions. This peak is located in Coquihala summit recreational area with parking next to Coquihala highway.The Needle/Flatiron trail starts right across the creek and is well maintained and marked to the Needle - Flatiron intersection. The hike that had caught my attention was the hike up Needle Peak. The view from the top looks over the Cascades to the Coastal Mountains. We plan to come back here on March 5th and spend the night. 15 September 2020 at 12:00-18:00: Partly cloudy, Temperature 16, 0 mm, Light breeze, 3 m/s from west-southwest Weather in Needle Peak (British Columbia), . Hopefully the weather will cooperate. Needle Peak (Antarctica) Weather (Days 0-3): The weather forecast for Needle Peak (Antarctica) is: A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Thu nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Thu afternoon, min -3°C on Fri morning)Winds decreasing (near gales from the NW on Thu night, calm by Sun morning). Length: 8.5 km (out-and-back) Elevation Gain: 818 m. Distance from Vancouver: 198 km. 03 October 2020 at 12:00-18:00: Clear sky, Temperature 18, 0 mm, Light breeze, 2 m/s from west-southwest I did this as part of an overnighter, setting up camp at Tasty Lake, a small but beautiful body of water in a bowl a hundred meters or so below the Flatiron.… Be the first to submit your climbing note! Be the first to submit your climbing note! Time: 6 to 8 hours.This strenuous hike climbs to the peak at 2105 metres. Needle Peak (Presidio County, Texas) Weather (Days 0-3): The weather forecast for Needle Peak (Presidio County, Texas) is: Mostly dryWarm (max 22°C on Sat afternoon, min 11°C on Sun morning)Winds decreasing (strong winds from the NNW on Sat night, calm by Mon afternoon). We start at the Zopkios Ridge Rest area (through the tunnel and bear west) and we climb steeply through the cedar-hemlock forest to … Continue reading → Great Needle Peak Climbing Notes. Great Needle Peak Weather (Days 0-3): The weather forecast for Great Needle Peak is: A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon afternoonTemperatures will be well below freezing (max -7°C on Fri night, min -11°C on Sat morning)Winds decreasing (gales from the NW on … This hike is recommend for experienced hikers only. Starting this hike you’ll find a steep switchback climb through a lush forest. This hike includes a ridge walk, scramble, and small lake all within a short distance of each other. Crestone Needle is known for rockfall, especially late in the day. Please submit any useful information about climbing Great Needle Peak that may be useful to other climbers. Needle Peak Trail is a 4,237 m green singletrack trail located near Hope British Columbia. What to bring: Good hiking shoes or hiking boots, snacks/lunch, water, backpack, hat, rain gear, walking sticks etc. After an hour or so, the trail levels off and you’ll experience beautiful sweeping views of the surrounding mountains (including Yak Peak across the highway). Current conditions, warnings and historical records These knobs are pretty solid but have been known to pull out. Posted by Matt Gunn on 2005-04-02 2020-03-24. Consider things such as access and accommodation at the base of Great Needle Peak, … June, 2006: Crestone Needle from just above Lower South Colony Lake. AllTrails has 12 great hiking trails, forest trails, views trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. No description for Needle Peak Trail trail has been added yet! As with any Colorado high peak, conditions can change from year to year depending on weather, snowfall, etc. When we got to Needle Peak the last scramble was a bit of a challenge and only part of the group made it to the peak. This is an exceptional hike that isn’t in many (if any) of the guide books for the area. The Flatiron trail starts as the same trail to Needle Peak, near Coquihalla Summit, but instead of going north to Needle Peak after 3.3km, go west to The Flatiron Mtn, that flat mountain you see on the west side once you get above the tree line. The trail switches from dirt and roots to granite rock and back to dirt and roots.On a dry day it's fine but it would be a little tricky after a rain. 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