Mount Baker Climber's Log

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rockrat2

rockrat2 - Jun 20, 2006 3:09 am

Coleman Demming  Sucess!

Fun route, did this to get ready for Mt. Rainier. This was much more fun and less people. Great mountain.

Tom Fralich

Tom Fralich - May 31, 2006 6:23 pm Date Climbed: May 30, 2006

Coleman-Deming  Sucess!

Climbed the route with my brother from a camp at ~6800 ft. We took 7 hours round-trip and then descended back to the trailhead with some fun glissading. Snow conditions on the Roman Wall were a bit poor with a breakable crust over looser snow which made for tough progress. Otherwise, an easy route with no crevasse issues.

Norman

Norman - May 15, 2006 4:27 am Date Climbed: May 13, 2006

Mt Baker  Sucess!

Early in the year for us, I'll post a trip report with pictures. Perfect weather with good friends again. Coleman/Deming route.

agreenstreet

agreenstreet - Apr 22, 2006 12:28 am

Route Climbed: Easton Glacier, June 2002

Great climb, perfect weather until summit and it was socked in. Sunny on the descent though.

km_donovan

km_donovan - Apr 16, 2006 2:58 am Date Climbed: Aug 2, 2002

Roman Wall  Sucess!

Climbed as party of an AAI Advance Alpine Ice Class, great instructor, solid partner and great weather.

Fuggedaboudit

Fuggedaboudit - Mar 26, 2006 10:31 pm Date Climbed: Aug 22, 2003

Easton Glacier

My second summit, after Shuksan a few days before. Beautiful mountain, a great place to bring someone for their first climb.

ericd

ericd - Mar 24, 2006 8:57 pm Date Climbed: Jun 11, 1998

Demming Route  Sucess!

Climbed with college buddies. Improper fitting Asolo boot rental -toughed it out. We came close to walking off the damn Demming Glacier wall! Perhaps it was the vapors...wild times...keep on rockin in the free world!

bajaandy

bajaandy - Mar 9, 2006 4:23 pm

Easton Glacier  Sucess!

Lots of bugs down low. I remember this only spured us on to get away from them. The railroad grade was a killer. Camping at the foot of the glacier, we could hear it creek and groan, with an occasional CRACK now and then. The morning of the climb we were treated to the most awesome display of Northern Lights I have ever seen. Awesome climb past the vents to the summit, with a long glissade back down.

Snidely Whiplash

Snidely Whiplash - Feb 23, 2006 4:24 pm Date Climbed: May 19, 1985

Route Climbed: Coleman Glacier  Sucess!

I'll never do a glacier climb like this in May again. Wading through waist-deep snow was exhausting. A long, hot day. I was extremely jealous of everyone who had brought skis along.

missadventure

missadventure - Feb 8, 2006 11:15 pm

Route Climbed: easton glacier then the roman mustache Date Climbed: july 7th and august 9 2001  Sucess!

the roman mustache route was really fun

Alpine72

Alpine72 - Jan 3, 2006 4:30 am

Route Climbed: Coleman Deming Date Climbed: June 1 2004  Sucess!

Great way to spend my Canada day, in the U.S bagging this beautifull mountain.

setrent - Dec 22, 2005 9:21 pm

Route Climbed: North Ridge, Coleman/Deming, Easton, Boulder Date Climbed: Multiple  Sucess!

Climbing Baker is always interesting and fun. The North Ridge is highly recommended.

mikejellum - Nov 30, 2005 2:11 am

Route Climbed: coleman - upper demming glacier Date Climbed: july 2005  Sucess!

First time for me and my son aaron 17years. Thanks to two experienced friends and there expertise. Awesome experience. Left at 2 am, summited at 11:30 am. Returned at 4:30 pm. Very windy and cold at top. Light clouds below us at 7,000 ft.

philippe bridgeman

philippe bridgeman - Nov 29, 2005 7:49 am

Route Climbed: Normal route Date Climbed: 20 April 2004

Turned back just short of the summit due to bad weather storm coming in - I am not bitter honest!!!!!!!!!

emilie

emilie - Nov 11, 2005 6:57 pm

Route Climbed: Easton Glacier Date Climbed: July 15, 2005

Summited late due to altitude sickness of some tripmates and had to return in slushy conditions. Fell halfway in a crevasse that gave way as I jumped across. Absolutely amazing clear weather. Great fun!

mandrake

mandrake - Oct 31, 2005 7:37 pm

Route Climbed: Easton Glacier Date Climbed: July 16, 2004  Sucess!

Great conditions most of the way up -- bit icy up at the very top in the transition to the top of the mountain.

Franko1946 - Oct 2, 2005 10:45 pm

Route Climbed: Colman glacier Date Climbed: June 1978  Sucess!

Clear blue & gold day.

vancouver islander

vancouver islander - Sep 13, 2005 8:06 pm

Route Climbed: Easton/Deming Date Climbed: August 1997  Sucess!

My first Cascade volcano. Left camp at the top of the Railroad Grade with my son and a friend at 4am and summited about 10.30. Watched Rainer disappear in a rapidly advancing storm and got the heck out of there. Good baptism.

iluka

iluka - Sep 10, 2005 6:56 pm

Route Climbed: Coleman Glacier On Ski Date Climbed: February 26, 2005  Sucess!

We took advantage of the low snow this past winter and the good trailhead access and skied the route in one day. Able to drive to within 2 miles and 1,000 feet of the trailhead making it an 8,000 foot day! Skied up to the col then booted it up to the top as the summit ridge was a bit firm and icy. Topped it off by skiing down and leaving my ice ax back up at the col... doh!

dicey - Sep 4, 2005 12:58 pm

Route Climbed: Easton/ Squak Date Climbed: July 1999  Sucess!

Have also climbed via Boulder and Park

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