California Sierras - Aug 15-Sept 2 - mtns, canyons
Posted by blueshade on Jul 1, 2013
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Dates: Aug 15, 2013 through Sep 2, 2013
City or Place: CA Sierras
Skill Level: Intermediate, Advanced
Categories: Hiking, Mountaineering
Partner Status: Need Partners
Another trip to the Sierras...
Wanting to do a number of harder mountains/routes, such as:
Russell - East Ridge
Mt. Conness - West Ridge
Humphreys - Northwest Face
Lone Pine - North Ridge
Need partners for Palisade Traverse, Matthes Crest, and Lone Pine. Would accept partners for the rest.
Canyoneering - Jump, Chrysalis, North Fork Kaweah, Seven Teacups (already have partners)
Can climb and/or lead at 5.9/5.10. Very confident scrambler at C3-low C5 (and have soloed routes at 5.4-5.6, more due summer 2013).
Rainier, Hood, Baker
1st Flatiron 5.6 (Boulder, CO) - solo
Grand Teton - Owen Spalding (will have done Exum Ridge by August)
3 of the 4 Colorado Traverses (so far)
Capitol Peak - 14er, North Ridge
Mt. Conness - North Ridge
Vestal and Jagged (San Juans, low C5 solos)
Devils Tower (July 2013)
Wind River Range - Pingora and Wolfs Head (July 2013)
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