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Whatcom and Slesse from Challenger
Kevin Gibson at about 7600 feet, approaching the summit pyramid of Challenger on a perfect morning.

August, 1986

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lcarreauThe skies don't get

lcarreau

Voted 10/10

no better for the PAC NW - this is alpine
travel at its finest!!!
Posted Oct 12, 2008 11:17 am

Eric SandboYup.

Eric Sandbo

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It was. Cool, but blindingly spectacular. The day before, the valleys were clear; we watched them fill in that night, in a beautiful cloudfall through Perfect Pass.


And to top it off, the next night we camped on warm, dry sand down in the cirque. It was as soft as on any beach.

Posted Oct 12, 2008 7:05 pm

lcarreauRe: Yup.

lcarreau

Voted 10/10

I thought you were going to say:
It was as SOFT as a baby's butt!
Awesome!!!
- Larry of AZ
Posted Oct 12, 2008 7:20 pm

mkpatrickNice

mkpatrick

Voted 10/10

Killer area, honestly, one of my favs. I backpacked up to tapto a few years ago. Its about time to go back and do some climbing.
Posted Sep 4, 2009 3:11 pm

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Eric SandboSubmitted by Eric Sandbo
on Oct 11, 2008 1:30 am

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Lat/Lon: 48.84003°N / 121.33859°W
Object Title: Whatcom and Slesse from Challenger

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