This finally happened after several canceled ice climbs over the past two years.
Final rock climbing trip with Seattle Mountaineers Intermediate Alpine Climbing group.
The four of us rope leads stayed the night in Headlight Basin and came back to climb east ridge the next day.
Fourth and final basic rock lead with Seattle Mountaineers this season.
Back to where it all began...
Eldorado was on my list of peaks to climb, but I didn’t think I’d get to it this season.
Seattle Mountaineers intermediate rock climb via West Ridge. Day 1 - Overnight in Boston Basin Day 2 - Climb and exit
First time black pup and I climbed Earl Peak by mistake, and instead I thought we had summited Navaho Peak.
The hike was done as part of the Seattle Mountaineers Winter Mountaineering field trip. Even though snowshoes and skis weren’t allowed on this trip, snowshoes at least were needed past…
Majority of the elevation occurred at the beginning, then it tappered off below the Quien Sabe Glacier.
Photos from this trip can be found here.