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Ascent of False Peak on 2021-03-28

Climber: Max Robertson

Date:Sunday, March 28, 2021
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:False Peak
    Location:USA-Alaska
    Elevation:4250 ft / 1295 m

Ascent Trip Report

Deep snow from Powerline Trail to Little O’Malley gully; we took the rock rib to avoid avalanche exposure. From Little O’Malley we ascended the ridge to False Peak

This time of year, you should be comfortable using an ice axe and self-arresting; the route ascends steep snow slopes and two pitches in particular were nearly vertical including the final 100’ slope to the summit.

Use extreme care if snowpack is weak and/or unstable. We had great snowpack conditions on this day.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:2032 ft / 619 m
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:2032 ft / 619 m
    Distance:5.9 mi / 9.4 km
    Start Trailhead:2218 ft / 676 m
Descent Statistics
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Max Robertson
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