2017/7/29-8/6 – Northern Picket Traverse / 橫貫北尖樁

The almighty
The almighty

Photos from this trip can be found here.

Picket traverse = Mount Challenger + Phantom Peak + Crooked Thumb Peak

Logistics overview

Day 1 – Saturday, July 29
Water taxi – Ross Dam Trailhead to Big Beaver Campground
Big Beaver Trail to Beaver Pass Campground
Night 1 – Beaver Pass Campground

Day 2 – Sunday, July 30
Eiley Wiley Ridge high traverse
Night 2 – Challenger Arm

Day 3 – Monday, July 31
Mount Challenger
Night 3 – Lower Crooked Thumb Glacier

Day 4 – Tuesday, August 1
Night 4 – Point 6148

Day 5 – Wednesday, August 2
Phantom Peak
Night 5 – Upper Crooked Thumb Glacier

Day 6 – Thursday, August 3
Crooked Thumb Peak Climb
Night 6 – Land of the Rats and Colossal Boulders

Day 7 – Friday, August 4
Crooked Thumb Peak Summit
Night 7 – Upper Crooked Thumb Glacier

Day 8 – Saturday, August 5
Eiley Wiley Ridge low traverse
Night 8 – Beaver Pass Campground

Day 9 – Sunday, August 6
Exit


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