Snow Covered Angels Landing
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The north face and final stretch of the trail up Angels Landing on January 28, 2010. The snow covering was beautiful, but it did make the climbing a bit tricky. There was one particular steep spot where the lack of easy holds (no chains!), soft slippery snow, and exposure had me a bit nervous. I was by myself for most of the way past Scout Lookout, but a party of about 15 had been up top before me, and I passed 2 other 2 person parties coming down; one of them turned around before the summit, while I believe the other made it up.
This was my first trip up Angels, so I don't know how my snowy ascent compares to a dry one, but it was certainly exciting.