Ascent of Mount Saint Helens on 2010-04-21

Climber: Dan Miles

Others in Party:Chris & Frederique
Date:Wednesday, April 21, 2010
Ascent Type:Unsuccessful - Turned Back
Peak:Mount Saint Helens
    Elevation:6500 ft / 1981 m

Ascent Trip Report

Climber in group became disoriented in very low visibility and high winds less than a mile from the top. The skiing was good when the features were visible. Winter route starting at Marble Mountain.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:4000 ft / 1219 m
    Trailhead:2500 ft / 762 m
    Quality:3 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Unmaintained Trail, Snow on Ground, Snow Climb
    Gear Used:
Skis, Ski Poles
    Weather:Drizzle, Cold, Very Windy, White-out

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