Ascent of Grosses Fiescherhorn on 2019-07-09

Climber: Phil Bates

Date:Tuesday, July 9, 2019
Ascent Type:Unsuccessful - Turned Back
Peak:Grosses Fiescherhorn
    Elevation:12959 ft / 3949 m

Ascent Trip Report

We climbed to the base of the rock face about 100m below the summit ridge. There was a >20 wide cravasse that we could not get around in the remaining time. A storm was coming in so we bailed and headed back to the Monchhutte.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:12959 ft / 3949 m
    Route Conditions:
Snow on Ground, Snow Climb, Glacier Climb
    Gear Used:
Ice Axe, Crampons, Rope, Headlamp, Ski Poles, Hut Camp
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:12959 ft / 3949 m
    Start Trailhead:0 ft / 0 m
Descent Statistics

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