2019/1/1 – Granite Mountain XVI / 花崗岩山之十六
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New Year Celebration on Granite Mountain / 花崗岩山新年慶

We welcomed the New Year atop Granite Mountain in the crisp, albeit subfreezing, air.

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2018/1/1 – Granite Mountain XV / 花崗岩山之十五

Armed with optimal weather forecast and moderate avalanche danger, pup an I continued our New Year’s tradition on this beautiful mountain.

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2017/1/14 – Granite Mountain XIV / 花崗岩山之十四

Continuing our New Year’s tradition after having waited two weeks for ideal snow and weather conditions.

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2016/2/9 – Granite Mountain XIII / 花崗岩山之十三

Due to considerable to high avalanche danger in last couple of months, I put off my New Year’s Day Granite Mountain hiking tradition until now.

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2015/1/1 – Granite Mountain XII / 花崗岩山之十二

Continuing the New Year’s Day anniversary hike up this mountain with good company.

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2014/1/1 – Granite Mountain XI / 花崗岩山之十一

Eleventh trip up this beautiful mountain.

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2013/8/16 – Granite Mountain X / 花崗岩山之十

First summer trip in three years and tenth trip up this beautiful mountain.

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2013/1/1 – Granite Mountain IX / 花崗岩山之九

Got a late start waiting to rent a pair of snowshoes at REI since I broke the bindings on mine on Mount Persis yesterday.

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2012/1/1 – Granite Mountain VIII / 花崗岩山之八)

Granite Mountain has been my opening hike for the past two years.

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2011/10/29 – Granite Mountain VII / 花崗岩山之七

Plan to hike Coldwater Peak down by Mount Saint Helens fell through due to poor weather.