Ascent of Chimney Peak on 2020-08-08

Climber: Anthony P.

Date:Saturday, August 8, 2020
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:4x4 Vehicle
Peak:Chimney Peak
    Elevation:7994 ft / 2436 m

Ascent Trip Report

I loosely followed Bob Burd's track; I parked at a turnout on Chimney Basin Road right before the gate and bushwhacked up the steep north ridge. The ridge line is littered with trees and boulders, so I stayed just below it on the east and west sides for most of the trip. I approached the summit, which is a pile of boulders, from the west. It required some class 3 scrambling. I descended on the east side, which is class 2.
Summary Total Data
    Route Conditions:
Open Country, Bushwhack, Scramble, Exposed Scramble
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
    Weather:Hot, Calm, Clear
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Anthony P.
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