Ascent of Earl Peak on 2012-04-29
|Date:||Sunday, April 29, 2012|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||7036 ft / 2144 m|
Ascent Trip ReportHiked up to Bean Creek basin on day one and spent the day doing ice ax arrest practice and other roped skills. Left camp at 6:15 a.m. on Sunday, following our students. Summit at 8:00 a.m. The snow was extremely hard, good for crampon technique. Steepness was enough that students could actually use low and high dagger techniques.
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||3956 ft / 1205 m|
| Round-Trip Distance:||7.6 mi / 12.2 km|
| Route:||Bean creek basin|
| Trailhead:||Beverly Creek Rod 3080 ft / 938 m|
| Route Conditions:||Road Hike, Open Country, Stream Ford, Snow on Ground, Scramble, Exposed Scramble, Snow Climb|
| Gear Used:||Ice Axe, Crampons, Rope, Ski Poles, Snowshoes, Tent Camp|
| Nights Spent:||1 nights away from roads|
| Weather:||Partly sunny|
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