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RickFShasta Perseverence  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Sep 22, 2012


It took me 6 (yes six) attempts to finally reach the summit of Shasta. This is due to a variety of reasons including bad weather, bad rockfall, and sick or injured partners.

Clear Creek Route, Single push, Alpine-light in under 24 hours. Started at 10:30 p.m. Friday night, finished at 8:45 p.m. Saturday night. Descended from Summit to Trailhead in 6.5 hours. Carried ice-axe & crampons but did not need to use them. Good weather. Went up Clear Creek route, followed visible use trail to rock band above "Mushroom" rock, went right/east of rock band, then turned left/west to summit plateau. descended through chute in rock band. Took three extneded stops while ascending to rest and to allow our bodies to adjust to altitude. Saw only one other group of three making the summit.
Posted Sep 24, 2012 1:51 pm

muajeevia Avalanche Gulch  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 10, 2011


Nice and easy.

Would like to go up via different routes in the future.
Posted Sep 17, 2012 4:28 am

TheNobleSunfishAvalanche gulch sans snow  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Sep 14, 2012


Avalanche gulch C2C. A bit windy and cloudy at the top, but was surprised not to see anyone else climbing the peak!
Posted Sep 15, 2012 5:43 pm

JoelSkokBunny Flats/ South Side  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 10, 1980


In the best shape of my life, a solo scramble--parking lot to parking lot in an easy day. Some tipidness on the summit, lots of sulphur smell and other people sacked out other groveling around. Amazing day though, ate a whole lot of watermelon when I got back down to Weed.
Posted Sep 13, 2012 10:10 pm

scgrantRoute climbed Hotlum-Bolam Ridge.  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 25, 2012


Great weather the whole time we were on the mountain. From the Northgate TH we went up the Hotlum-Bolam Ridge route to the summit. Was able to celebrate my 34th birthday with my dad on the summit. An amazing experience.
Posted Aug 27, 2012 8:50 pm

Vitaliy M.A few times  Sucess!

Vitaliy M.

Avalanche Gulch x 2 overnight and day-hike (4 hrs 50 mins to the top)
Green Butte Ridge x 2 overnight and day-hike
Casaval ridge day-hike
West Face overnight
Whitney Glacier overnight
Hotlum glacier (left gully was good alpine ice) overnight
Posted Aug 27, 2012 3:43 pm

CambotUp Hotlam-Bolam Ridge  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 19, 2012


Weather was perfect, if a bit smoky in the distance. Overnight at Marine Camp from North Gate, summit the next morning. Had the mountain to ourselves until afternoon.
Posted Aug 20, 2012 7:54 pm

DougBentonAvalanche Gulch  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 7, 2010


Solo route on a mountain I have always wanted to climb!
Posted Aug 12, 2012 9:48 pm

countrykyle1st 14er!  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 18, 2010


My first time up at 14er!
Posted Aug 7, 2012 2:45 pm

mathewgjAvy Gulch segment times  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 5, 2012

Waypoint Altitude Arrival Departure Segment time (min) Climb rate (ft/min)
Bunny Flat 6,880 - 1:30pm - -
Horse Camp 7,880 2:05pm 3:00pm 35 28.6
Lake Helen 10,400 4:45pm 2:00am 105 24
Red Banks 12,400 4:00am 4:00am 120 16.67
Summit 14,162 6:15am 6:15am 135 13.05
Lake Helen 10,400 8:00am 8:20am 105 -35.82
Horse Camp 7,880 9:45am 9:50am 85 -29.65
Bunny Flat 6,880 10:30am - 40 -25
Total ascent time (hours) 6.58
Total descent time (hours) 3.83

Posted Aug 6, 2012 7:36 pm

kteichertBeast!!  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 3, 2012


Summitted in 3 hours 56 minutes from Bunny Flat. Had a hard time on the ascent with no crampons or axe. Wore just shorts, a t-shirt, a day pack with 2L of water, ankle socks and low cut north face hiking boots. Was under-prepared if I was looking for comfort. The soft dirt and pebbles filled my shoes many times. Descended in 2 hours 19 minutes. Total hike time: 6 hours 15 minutes Total mileage 11.7 miles
Posted Aug 3, 2012 8:56 pm

mg1779Attempt Failed


Didn't make it to the top, but will try again very soon.
Posted Aug 1, 2012 2:23 am

jboldt1971If At First You Don't Succeed...  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 26, 2012


I tried to summit in May with skis but had to turn around when the snow was getting too soft. I didn't drag those things all the way up there to ski crappy snow. This time around I left the skis behind and made the summit no problem. A little under 5 hours from Helen Lake. Summited with my cousin Cory. Found very few other people on the mountain but met a couple of very cool people on the summit. Well worth the effort!
Posted Jul 31, 2012 11:42 am

PSchubert3rd times the charm  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 8, 2012


Finally made it. First time trying Avalanche Gulch is summer; much easier than expected, but a great day none the less. 4:28 from Helen Lake to the summit.
Posted Jul 17, 2012 3:18 am

labglovesAvy Gulch  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 15, 2012


With a camp at Helen Lake
Posted Jul 16, 2012 10:06 am

MarmadukeRe: another try


Was this June 2/3?
Posted Jul 15, 2012 12:50 pm

edge17via avy gulch  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 12, 2012
fun laid back day. 5.5 hrs to summit from helen
Posted Jul 13, 2012 4:20 am

bedellympianhotlum wintun  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 8, 2012


check mark.
Posted Jul 8, 2012 11:22 pm

lilmantisAwesome trip with new people  Sucess!
Date Climbed: May 29, 2012


Summitted via Avalanche Gulch with an overnight at Helen Lake. What a great trip with 3 others from Missouri that I hooked up with through SP!!!
Posted Jul 8, 2012 10:36 pm

Nick TurturaPerfect day  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jun 28, 2012

Nick Turtura

Weather was great and the mountain was enormous.
Posted Jun 29, 2012 2:23 am

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