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Ascent of Mount Shuksan on 2021-08-18

Climber: Nicholas de Steiguer

Date:Wednesday, August 18, 2021
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Mount Shuksan
    Location:USA-Washington
    Elevation:9131 ft / 2783 m

Ascent Trip Report

Fisher Chimneys route. RMI guided. Unable to make high camp day 1 due to rain and wet rock in the Chimneys, forced to climb Lake Ann to Summit in one push on 2nd day.

Winnie's slide was solid ice, tools and screws required. Hell's Highway was extremely firm snow and very broken glacier below creating a challenge.
Summary Total Data
    Route:Fisher Chimneys
    Trailhead:Lake Ann  
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Stream Ford, Snow on Ground, Scramble, Exposed Scramble, Snow Climb, Glacier Climb, Ice Climb
    Gear Used:
Ice Axe, Crampons, Rope, Headlamp, Guide, Tent Camp
    Weather:Drizzle, Pleasant, Calm, Clear



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