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MMclimbhighChockstone Route  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Sep 7, 2014


Made it to the summit of all 5 spires this summer. Good times! This route has a historic feel with all of the old pitons and bolts. Easy way to the top, but I probably wouldn't climb it again. Better off on the NW corner or W face.
Posted Sep 8, 2014 11:36 am

jacobsmithWest Face  Sucess!
Date Climbed: May 5, 2013


Climbed w/ Ryan Hoover. Should have brought snowshoes for the approach.
Posted May 6, 2013 8:05 pm

gordonyeNW Corner  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Sep 2, 2012


Climbed with Dirk. Exciting climb and great views!
Posted Dec 2, 2012 1:04 pm

alpine climberlink up  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jun 22, 2011

alpine climber

Climbed the NW Corner as part of a 5 summit link up. Crux pitch was a little wet as there is a little pocket of snow still melting out. Doable if you're ok with a runout, wet, 5.7 slab/face section at the top.
Posted Jun 23, 2011 11:16 am

ExcitableBoyNW Corner  Sucess!


A couple of time. Last time with Nick and a guy we met. We made him lead all the pitches since we had already done it. Great climb.
Posted Dec 27, 2010 11:26 am

setrentSW Face  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Sep 5, 2005
A varied climb in a great place.
Posted Dec 19, 2009 6:00 am

YetiBauerNW Corner  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 28, 2007


Climbed Haydar and M Denyer, Haydar lead the crux pitches. Chilly Day!
Posted Oct 1, 2007 6:33 pm

brutus of wydeNW Corner  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 16, 2007

brutus of wyde

Climbed this wonderful route with Nurse Ratchet on our honeymoon road trip. Possible to walk a #4 camalot in the OW, which is pleasant and awkward. Working on a topo for this page, which will show the undercling pitch as the crux.

Close encounters of the Goat kind on the descent.

Classic Route, one of the best on the road trip!
Posted Sep 12, 2007 12:03 pm

spotlySouthwest Face  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Aug 11, 2007


OMG - what a loose mess. Most holds were quite portable. The last move over the top seemed alot tougher than the 5.7 traverse to the top of the chockstone. Off route? Probably LOL.
Posted Aug 12, 2007 7:17 pm

Martin CashNorthwest Corner  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jul 15, 2006

Martin Cash

Bruce and I climbed this dissapointing route on Saturday. Bruce lead pitch #1, which is a crappy chimney into the trees. Bruce lead the first half of pitch #2 to a ledge, then I lead the second half. Fun pitch. I lead the 5.9 offwidth corner which was really awkward and annoying. The 4th pitch was decent with a short cruxy section. After that it is a scramble (mostly) to the summit.

Decent route but not classic by any means.
Posted Jul 17, 2006 3:28 pm

Alpine EricRoute Climbed: West Face Date Climbed: July, 15 1998  Sucess!
Another fine alpine route on excellent cascade granite. Glad I didn't have to lead the hard pitch.
Posted Apr 29, 2005 4:37 pm

Derek FranzenRoute Climbed: South Face Date Climbed: April 1978 & Multiple other  Sucess!

Derek Franzen

1st time with M Woodmansee, E Sandbo and other SAC members. Full on conditions, visibilty quite limited. Climbed SEWS and rappeled down N face into notch between SEWS and NEWS. Climbed up S face on snow and ice covered rock. Rappels were interesting especially the one off the chockstone.
Posted Aug 21, 2004 11:04 am

Fred SpickerRoute Climbed: Southwest Face Date Climbed: 10 July 1988  Sucess!

Fred Spicker

Climbed with Paul Bishop. We forgot about the snow in the SW Couloir and had quite a time kicking steps in the hard snow wearing rock shoes.
Posted Apr 2, 2003 3:25 pm

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