S Ridge

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S Ridge
Created On: Aug 13, 2011
Last Edited On: Aug 25, 2011

'S' Ridge on Snowmass Mountain

Date: 08-07-2011
Trailhead: Crystal TH
Distance: ~13 mi (RT)
Ascent Route: 'S' Ridge
Descent Route: 'S' Ridge


Approach and access to the ridge

Siberia PeakSiberia Peak seen on the approach
Lake Geneva and Treasury Mountain from the base of  S  RidgeLake Geneva and Treasury Mountain from the base of 'S' Ridge
 S  Ridge Route'S' Ridge Route
Cliffs at the south end of  S  RidgeCliffs at the south end of 'S' Ridge
The entrance to the Access GullyThe entrance to the Access Gully
Looking up the Access GullyLooking up the Access Gully
Inside the Access GullyInside the Access Gully
Looking down the Access GullyLooking down the Access Gully

Ridge climbing

Looking down  S  Ridge from the top of the access gullyLooking down 'S' Ridge from the top of the access gully
 S  Ridge'S' Ridge
A tower on the lower ridge A tower on the lower ridge
Approaching the middle section of the ridgeApproaching the middle section of the ridge
Typical conditions on the right  side of the ridgeTypical conditions on the right side of the ridge
Looking down the east side of the ridgeLooking down the east side of the ridge
 S  Ridge, view east'S' Ridge, view east
Looking down the west side of  S  RidgeLooking down the west side of 'S' Ridge
One of the pinnacles on the ridgeOne of the pinnacles on the ridge
Looking back at the pinnacleLooking back at the pinnacle
The upper  S  RidgeThe upper 'S' Ridge
Looking back at the easier terrain in the middle section of  S  RidgeLooking back at the easier terrain
Approaching the headwall on the upper ridgeApproaching the headwall on the upper ridge
Nice slabs at the base of the headwallNice slabs at the base of the headwall
Half-way up the headwallHalf-way up the headwall
Traversing under the roofTraversing under the roof
Looking down the ridge from the top of the headwallLooking down the ridge from the top of the headwall
Hagerman Peak from  S  Ridge on Snowmass MountainHagerman Peak from 'S' Ridge on Snowmass Mountain
The upper section of  S  RidgeThe upper section of 'S' Ridge
Climbing down  the upper  S  RidgeClimbing down the upper 'S' Ridge

The summit

Snowmass Mountain: summit view NWSnowmass Mountain: summit view NW
Snowmass Mountain: summit view SESnowmass Mountain: summit view SE
Hagerman and Snowmass Peaks from Snowmass MountainHagerman and Snowmass Peaks from Snowmass Mountain
West Face of Hagerman PeakWest Face of Hagerman Peak


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