Blasted on Bandera


sunset from bandera

Yukon430sw photos used with permission, please respect all copyrights

Trip report, comments & additional pictures on ~ special thanks to ewb for this week’s write-up

West Bandera Mt Information:


Distance & Elevation: 9.2 mi & 3700ft elevation gain

NOAA Weather: click here

Google Driving Directions to parking at Exit 42:

With the Ira Spring TH inaccessible due to the flood damage at the access roads, we’ll need to do an extra bushwhack up from Exit 42 Tinkham.
38.3 mi– about 36 mins

I-90 E
1. Head east on I-90 E
37.8 mi
2. Take exit 42 for Tinkham Rd
0.4 mi
3. Turn left at Camp Mason Rd/Tinkham Rd
0.2 mi
Unknown road



2008 Bandera TR: click here

2 Responses to “Blasted on Bandera”

  1. yukon says on :

    Here are some pics from people that went up to Bandera last Saturday. Looks like decent amount of snow on the upper slopes. Not sure if I’ll take my ice axe or not. Snow should be soft Thursday afternoon/early evening.

  2. NatureMan says on :

    Anyone meeting at Eastgate at 5PM today to carpool?