Ascent of The Tooth on 2014-06-19
|Others in Party:||Adam Walker|
|Date:||Thursday, June 19, 2014|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||5604 ft / 1708 m|
Ascent Trip ReportMy first multi-pitch climb led by Adam Walker. He was patient while I was learning. Our route started from Alpental hiking above source lake to snow arching South that lead up a notch on the South face. Some easy class 2-3 traverses SW slope to get to the first belay station (Pineapple Pass). Many other friendly groups were up there. 4 pitches of 5.4 up to the summit, 4 rappels back to Pineapple Pass with 2 additional rappels down onto snow for a total of 6 rappels. Perfect weather and conditions the whole way.
|Summary Total Data|
| Elevation Gain:||2484 ft / 758 m|
| Distance:||6 mi / 9.7 km|
| Trailhead:||3120 ft / 950 m|
| Grade/Class:||II 5.4|
| Route Conditions:||Rock Climb|
| Gear Used:||Ice Axe, Rope|
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