by Marmaduke » Sun Oct 06, 2013 6:55 pm
by Fletch » Mon Oct 07, 2013 11:12 am
by dskoon » Mon Oct 07, 2013 10:17 pm
Fletch wrote:Dry as a bone. Summited Ritter this afternoon and walked out tonight. Weather is in the 40's at night and 60's in the day.
Other than the glacier, the whole route is dry (and the walk in certainly is). Have fun up there...
by Fletch » Tue Oct 08, 2013 3:20 am
by dskoon » Wed Oct 09, 2013 1:16 am
Fletch wrote:Hey skoon, we went up the SE glacier and took the wrong alley to the ridge. Ended up on some 4th class/low 5th stuff and burned an hour getting out of it. After summiting and a few forehead slaps, we descended the right alley... It's great up there right now, if you can tolerate all the loose stuff... I'd think a June climb would be the most enjoyable though...
by Marmaduke » Thu Oct 10, 2013 2:57 am
by Fletch » Thu Oct 10, 2013 4:23 pm
Marmaduke wrote:Another question, might be hititng the trail at dark. Is it easy to follow (with headlamps) or are there possible route issues? Better to start early morning with some light?
by ROL » Thu Oct 10, 2013 5:39 pm
by 96avs01 » Thu Oct 10, 2013 5:47 pm
Fletch wrote:Marmaduke wrote:Another question, might be hititng the trail at dark. Is it easy to follow (with headlamps) or are there possible route issues? Better to start early morning with some light?
I walked out from Ediza in the dark. Very easy trail with a headlamp... there is the turnoff after Olaine Lake and two between Shadow and Ediza, but they are signed and pretty easy to follow.
by Fletch » Thu Oct 10, 2013 7:04 pm
ROL wrote:(no pussy headlamps back then).
by Deb » Thu Oct 10, 2013 8:07 pm
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