Direct solo ascent of West Face of Lake Peak from Nambe Lake. On the way back downclimbed the gully between Lake and Deception Peaks.
Approached from Nambe Lake, then went up the gully on the Western Face. Lots of loose rock.
Skinned up the ski basin; hiked over Lake Peak; skiied N ridge to saddle and down Guph in heavy powder. Postholed back to Deception.
Skinned up the ski basin. Skiied Styx (some powder pillows), skinned up Guph, skiied Heaven's Hill w/ 10" fresh, exited via Winsor. Skinned up E face Aspen Hill, skiied S face (rocky) to parking lot.
Skinned Raven's Ridge. Skiied Valhalla x1 and the boot chute x2. Rock hard all day.
From the lake up the chutes to the saddle; summer 2004/05?