Ascent of Icy Peak on 2012-08-05

Climber: Barbara Peterson

Date:Sunday, August 5, 2012
Ascent Type:Unsuccessful - Turned Back
Peak:Icy Peak
    Elevation:7040 ft / 2145 m

Ascent Trip Report

Got within 30ft of the top on the slabby gully in the crux and got wigged out with the exposure, felt like it was turning into a free climb. Looking back I should've just sucked it up and went for it but down climbing was already difficult enough from my point and I don't know if there were good anchors for a rappel line at the top.
Summary Total Data
    Route Conditions:
Unmaintained Trail, Scramble, Exposed Scramble, Snow Climb, Glacier Climb
    Gear Used:
Ice Axe, Crampons, Tent Camp
    Weather:Hot, Calm, Clear

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