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Shale Bench Route
The route follows the base of the summit cliffs, which sometimes overhang above the eroded shale layer, until you are just above the long ribbon of krummholtz; then angles up around the cliffband, and finally shoots straight up to the top.

View from the above-timberline lakes of Upper Rock Creek Basin, 7/29/08 3 pm

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GeoPooch SobachkaSubmitted by GeoPooch Sobachka
on Aug 2, 2008 11:17 pm

Image ID: 427570
Hits: 554 
Lat/Lon: 40.74500°N / 110.741°W
Object Title: Shale Bench Route

Image Type(s): Hiking