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Ascent of Glacier Peak in 1992-10

Climber: J Thornton

Others in Party:Mike McDunnough
Rob
Date:October, 1992
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Glacier Peak
    Location:USA-Washington
    Elevation:10520 ft / 3206 m

Ascent Trip Report

Dropped thru a snow bridge one leg down to hip, and leg dangled around in free air. Was on a rope with two buddies, thankfully. I was in last position on rope and walking in the steps of the first two, but a bit heavier. There was no indication we were over a void.
Summary Total Data
    Grade/Class:2nd Class
    Quality:6 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Bushwhack, Scramble, Snow Climb, Glacier Climb
    Gear Used:
Ice Axe, Crampons, Rope, Tent Camp
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Clear
perfect
Ascent Statistics
    Route:Sitkum Glacier
Descent Statistics
    Route:same



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