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Chopping away
Crux was short (~ 15 feet) on the Hotlum Left Gully Direct: August 5, 2007 (Photo: kovarpa).

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rhyangLooks fun Miguel !

rhyang

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Where was this ? Near the 'schrund ?

btw I take it you guys descended Hotlum-Bolam Ridge ? How was it ?
Posted Aug 9, 2007 1:19 pm

forjanRe: Looks fun Miguel !

forjan

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It was FUN! This was exactly by the 'shrund. We descended the Hotlum-Bolam route and I tell ya.....it was spicy...very hard neve and some icy spots (no room for error).
Posted Aug 9, 2007 1:25 pm

rhyangRe: Looks fun Miguel !

rhyang

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Sweet :)
Posted Aug 9, 2007 1:37 pm

DebGood stuff!

Deb

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Congrats on your successful outing. Exciting pics too!
Posted Aug 9, 2007 2:18 pm

realdeal577Looks great!

realdeal577

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How far from the summit are you here?
Posted Jan 31, 2009 11:54 am

rhyangRe: Looks great!

rhyang

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The bergschrund on this route (left Hotlum ice gully) is probably ~1200' below the summit.

Above the 'schrund is an alpine ice route, followed by ~500' of nasty scree scrambling in late season (the preferred time for alpine ice).
Posted Jan 31, 2009 12:43 pm

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forjanSubmitted by forjan
on Aug 9, 2007 3:07 am

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Lat/Lon: 41.40940°N / 122.1939°W
Object Title: Chopping away

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