Ascent of Island Peak on 2017-11-04
|Others in Party:||Ida Vincent|
|Date:||Saturday, November 4, 2017|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Motorized Transport to Trailhead:||Airplane|
| Elevation:||20226 ft / 6164 m|
Ascent Trip Report Spent over a week acclimatizing. left from base camp 12:30am. summit at 7am. and back down to Chukkung felt like forever.
long dusty trail, to rocky trail, some scrambling, past High camp to Crampon Point. Then the snow section, so happy to have the sun come up and be on the snow! cross the large crevasse on a ladder, actually four ladders tied together. Then up to the summit on fixed lines, very icy and steep.
|Summary Total Data|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Open Country, Snow on Ground, Scramble, Snow Climb, Glacier Climb, Ice Climb, Aid Climb|
| Gear Used:||Ice Axe, Crampons, Rope, Ski Poles, Guide, Porters, Tent Camp|
| Weather:||Cold, Breezy|
|Ascent Part of Trip: Mountain Mahila (30 nights total away from roads)|
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