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Ascent of Lexington Tower on 2017-07-29

Climber: Diana Yuen

Others in Party:Miho
----Only Party on Mountain
Date:Saturday, July 29, 2017
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Lexington Tower
    Location:USA-Washington
    Elevation:7560 ft / 2304 m

Ascent Trip Report

7 hrs car to car.
2 hrs to climb (could easily do 1-1.5 hrs -- had to correct for an error)
40 mins to descend / rappel
1:13 from gully to TH

P1 crux is right at start. Crack is awkward positioning, broken (can jam about twice), right leaning.
P2 take easiest route to right after the 5.7 move at the corner, belay at notch
P3 can scramble (exposed) on nice bouldery ledge, left of belay.
Two single rope raps - 60 m. Downclimb (and reclip) gear on P3.

Needs actual register for canister.

Rack: nuts, mostly single rack
Summary Total Data
    Route:North Face
    Trailhead:Blue Lake TH  -9999 ft / -3047 m
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Rock Climb
    Gear Used:
Rope
    Weather:Hot, Calm, Clear
Sunny and dry and hot



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