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Ascent of Whitman Crest on 2018-09-30

Climber: Owen Gabrielson

Date:Sunday, September 30, 2018
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Whitman Crest
    Location:USA-Washington
    Elevation:9323 ft / 2841 m

Ascent Trip Report

Leisurely two day to Whitman Crest. Camped at Meany Crest. Takeaway - packed very little water to Summerland, and then loaded up on water for trip to Meany Crest, not being sure what late September would mean for water. Didnt need to do that, plenty of water at Meany Crest, just a short jaunt away.

Glacier was broken up a bit, but it didn't seem crazy. Almost a direct shot up.

Timed the weather window perfectly.
Summary Total Data
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Open Country, Glacier Climb
    Gear Used:
Ice Axe, Crampons, Tent Camp
Ascent Part of Trip: Meany Crest to Whitman Crest (2 nights total away from roads)

Complete Trip Sequence:
OrderPeak/PointDateGain
1Meany Crest2018-09-29 
2Whitman Crest2018-09-30 



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