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Ascent of Mount Olympus-East Peak on 2019-05-12

Climber: Matt Kurjanowicz

Others in Party:Peter Tran
Date:Sunday, May 12, 2019
Ascent Type:Unsuccessful - Turned Back
Peak:Mount Olympus-East Peak
    Location:USA-Washington
    Elevation:7230 ft / 2203 m

Ascent Trip Report

See here:

https://www.mattkurjanowicz.net/2019/05/14/mount-olympus-traverse-attempt-may-2019

Key points:
- All the standard routes looked in.
- Still had to descend screen on the lateral moraine.
- Blue glacier to Glacier Pass is easy.
- All routes up East and Middle peaks look scary.
Summary Total Data
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Bushwhack, Stream Ford, Snow on Ground, Exposed Scramble, Glacier Climb
    Gear Used:
Headlamp, Skis, Ski Poles, Bivouac
    Weather:Pleasant, Breezy, Partly Cloudy
Ascent Part of Trip: 20190512 - Olympus (2 nights total away from roads)

Complete Trip Sequence:
OrderPeak/PointDateGain
1(Attempt) Mount Olympus-East Peak2019-05-12 
2(Attempt) Mount Olympus-Middle Peak2019-05-12 



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