Ascent to Mount Adams-Above lunch counter on 2011-09-17

Climber: James Thorne

Other People:Solo Ascent
Date:Saturday, September 17, 2011
Ascent Type:Unsuccessful - Turned Back
Point Reached:Mount Adams - Above lunch counter
    Elevation:10000 ft / 3048 m
    Remaining Elevation:2276 ft / 693 m (34% left to go)

Ascent Trip Report

Started at 5am at Cold Springs on a 1 day solo ascent. Made 10,000 feet by 8:30 but a storm rolled in, visibility dropped to about 100 feet. Snowing and high winds. Unsafe to continue
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:4500 ft / 1372 m
    Route Conditions:
Unmaintained Trail, Scramble, Exposed Scramble, Snow Climb, Glacier Climb
    Gear Used:
Ice Axe, Crampons
    Weather:Snowing, Cold, Very Windy
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:4500 ft / 1372 m
    Trailhead:5500 ft / 1676 m
Descent Statistics

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