Ascent of Mount Si on 2011-03-23
|Others in Party:||Benjamin|
|Date:||Wednesday, March 23, 2011|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||4180 ft / 1274 m|
Ascent Trip ReportClimbed Si for a sunrise hike. Started at 5am and just made it to the top by 7am, when it was apparent that sunrise was immanent. The sun broke over the mountains around 7:30. It was very windy at the top, and snow was present for the last 1000ft of gain, but it was all well packed down on the trail. Sky was clear and the views were spectacular, especially of Mt. Rainier. We stayed about an hour at the general summit, and we did not attempt the haystack.
|Summary Total Data|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail, Snow on Ground, Scramble|
| Gear Used:||Crampons, Ski Poles|
| Weather:||Cold, Very Windy, Clear|
Cold, but otherwise darn near perfect.
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