Mount Baker Climber's Log

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KOPPER425

KOPPER425 - Sep 24, 2006 5:41 am Date Climbed: Jun 25, 2006

Roman Wall  Sucess!

This trip we had amazing weather and everything about it was just awesome. our route included the roman wall which was a litlle crazy at times but totally worth every muscle wrenching step. Great views from every angle of the climb as there weren't any clouds anywhere.

scot'teryx

scot'teryx - Aug 24, 2006 9:01 pm Date Climbed: Jun 25, 2005

Coleman/Deming Glacier  Sucess!

Good climb and good conditions, shold have brought the skis this time too make the slog out not so....sloggy. THis should always be a one day trip in the future

Aaron Dyer

Aaron Dyer - Aug 15, 2006 3:10 pm Date Climbed: Aug 3, 2006

Coleman Deming  Sucess!

Made it up, classic mountain.

osatrik

osatrik - Aug 14, 2006 7:23 pm

Baker

Twice - once via Easton and once via Boulder in the 1990s

rickford

rickford - Aug 8, 2006 2:33 am Date Climbed: Aug 3, 2006

Coleman-Demming  Sucess!

My first climb in the Cascades! My friend Chris Umphres and I climbed Baker fast and light. From the car, we climbed to the Col between Baker and Coflax Peak where we built a snow cave. We left our cave at 5 am and summited in a couple of hours. On the way down the large snow dome, my leg punched through a good-sized crevasse. Do not try this mouintain unroped! After Baker, we headed directly to Rainier and summited the next morning.

mcmedved

mcmedved - Aug 2, 2006 12:08 am Date Climbed: May 22, 2004

Route: Coleman/Deming

A beautiful mountain. Severe post-holing cut short our summit attempt. A great trip none the less.

jordansahls

jordansahls - Jul 31, 2006 2:17 am Date Climbed: Jan 1, 2005

Coleman Deming  Sucess!

Was a fun route, just a long slog to the top.

RMdaytripsgrl

RMdaytripsgrl - Jul 26, 2006 3:01 pm Date Climbed: Jul 5, 2001

First Technical Ascent!  Sucess!

Via Coleman Glacier w/AAI 6 day class. Awesome! Had a pretty strong rope team and made it by sunrise on summit day. Descent and packing out camp makes this quite a day...Had a guy on the other rope team fall through a snow bridge...but good arrests had him dangling in mid air over the crevasse...An interesting rescue to say the least. Next on the list: Rainier!

RomaK

RomaK - Jul 21, 2006 6:00 am Date Climbed: Jul 16, 2006

Easton Glacier  Sucess!

Started 4:45 am from camp around 6000 ft and summited 9:30. Luckily, the snow remained firm on the ascent and started softening up during the start of the descent. A couple snowbridges needed to be crossed, but all without a problem. Crevasse on Roman Wall forced the route to the rocks for approximately 60 feet. Rather windy and chilly at the top. All in all, a beautiful clear day and the sight of the Sherman crater from the rim was incredible.

clarkr

clarkr - Jul 19, 2006 8:46 pm Date Climbed: Jun 3, 2003

Easton-Deming Glacier  Sucess!

Camped about 5500ft. Weather was clear. Crevasses very visable.
The Roman Wall can be likened to a Misery Hill. Great climb, about
a 13 hour day. Glad to get back to camp for chow and water.

jeffrwatts

jeffrwatts - Jul 11, 2006 12:00 am Date Climbed: Jul 9, 2006

Coleman-Deming  Sucess!

Great climb... very good weather. Left around 1:15am, summited around 6am. Quite a few open crevasses between 8000' and 9000'.

boonedoogle

boonedoogle - Jul 10, 2006 7:09 pm Date Climbed: Jul 8, 2006

Coleman-Deming Route  Sucess!

Great climb. Many snowbridges still solid even late in the day. Perfect weather for the climb.

Scott Dusek

Scott Dusek - Jul 5, 2006 11:03 pm Date Climbed: Jul 4, 2006

Blitz Coleman-Deming  Sucess!

Car to Car in 12.5 hours, best time yet. Chased by lightning. Awesome.

swampclimber

swampclimber - Jul 4, 2006 6:05 pm Date Climbed: Jul 15, 2005

Coleman Demming  Sucess!

First ascent of a glaciated peak. Got to see the northern lights.

gimpilator

gimpilator - Jun 26, 2006 3:29 am Date Climbed: Jun 25, 2006

Roman Wall  Sucess!

Spent the first night below Black Buttes. Awoke at 12AM and after crossing a few snow bridges, reached the summit via the Roman Wall at 7:15 AM. It was a little hairy coming down the Roman Wall. Saw some people belaying down it. That might be a good way to go. Perfect weather conditions all weekend, almost no wind and not a cloud in the sky for hundreds of miles.

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.

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