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Ascent of Mount Baker on 1984-07-11

Climber: Andy Brintnell

Others in Party:Leminski----Only Party on Mountain
Date:Wednesday, July 11, 1984
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Mount Baker
    Location:USA-Washington
    Elevation:10781 ft / 3286 m

Ascent Trip Report

We left at 1500 hours and took the trail up to the 6000 foot mark We set camp here and at 0339 we set up the Coleman Glacier to the Roman Wall. We summitted Baker at aproximaetly 1130. The climb went with out incident. Route finding was not an issue as the weather was clear. A snow path through the creavss are on Coleman Glacier helped us get through without any difficulty. The view was not that great from the top due to the numerous logging cuts in the mountains below. It was nice to get a 10 thousand footer.
Summary Total Data
    Quality:7 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Stream Ford, Snow on Ground, Scramble, Glacier Climb
    Gear Used:
Ice Axe, Crampons, Rope, Tent Camp
    Nights Spent:1 nights away from roads
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Clear
Clear north westhigh presure ridge



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