Ascent to Dragontail Peak-West Summit on 2009-06-14
|Date:||Sunday, June 14, 2009|
|Ascent Type:||Unsuccessful - Turned Back|
|Point Reached:||Dragontail Peak - West Summit|
| Elevation:||8700 ft / 2651 m|
| Remaining Elevation:||140 ft / 43 m (1% left to go)|
Ascent Trip ReportHeaded over solo after summiting Colchuck with Aseem. Successfully summited the major West summit, but t-storms were forcasted and were clearly moving in, and I want to return to my climbing partner.
The storm moved in when we returned to our tent. We later learned a climber was involved in a lightning strike on Colchuck.
|Summary Total Data|
|Ascent Part of Trip: Colchuck/Dragontail (1 nights total away from roads)|
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