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jacobsmithTake 3
Date Climbed: Jan 19, 2013


My third failed attempt on this route. this time we turned around within sight of the gully because of avalanche conditions (the slope is SE facing with a heinous runout and gets pounded by icefall).
Posted Jan 19, 2013 7:40 pm

Cascade ScramblerGnarly
Date Climbed: May 16, 2009

Cascade Scrambler

I climbed the bulk of this route on Saturday. After breaking knee and hip deep (in places) trail for hours, I was finally turned around by the increasing avalanche danger. The north faces of Index were sliding all morning and were increasing in size. Next time I try this peak, I think I'll approach from Persis.
Posted May 17, 2009 2:21 pm

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