Ascent of Fisher Peak on 2014-08-17
|Date:||Sunday, August 17, 2014|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||8040 ft / 2450 m|
Ascent Trip Report2014/08/17 With Julie Brugger and David Salinger Via Easy Pass. We camped at Silent Lakes. On 08/17 we climbed Arriva and Fisher peaks on the same day with a lunch break at camp inbetween climbs. Fisher was a very quick climb from camp with fun scrambling. The basin is beautiful. There was no reason to leave. We camped again at Silent Lakes and witnessed a big thunderstorm that passed nearby, but the rain spared us; whereas later we learned that there was a mudslide caused by this storm and torrential rainfall on highway 20 and the highway was closed south and east of Easy Pass. We hiked out the following day over Easy Pass. A beautiful, leisurely trip. One could not spend too much time at Silent Lakes...
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