Gems few aquire
Summary space is reserved. Triplogs tell the story well.
Warning: Extreme outing, majority of trek is off trail scrambling to class four ( class three if you choose wisely ) that requires nerves of steel.
Trail data is likely inaccurate. It's unlikely the same route will be taken twice until you get to know the peaks on a personal basis.
For clarification peaks are noted on site as
North to South:
Brown's Peak 7657(1)
Brother Peak 7642(2)
Sister Peak 7572(3)
Amethyst Peak 7524(4)
The name "Four Peaks Mother Lode" was created by joe bartels in 2003. 4-3-2-1 is the classic approach. 1-2-3-4 is a pumpkin.
The term MLDV - "Mother Lode Dos Veces" created by joe bartels in 2009. Meaning over the peaks and back (7 summits) 1-2-3-4-3-2-1. A reverse MLDV is 4-3-2-1-2-3-4
View this graph of the route going backwards starting at (4).
Check out the Official Route and Triplogs.
This is a difficult hike. Arrive fit and prepared or this could get ugly.