Ascent of Mount Shasta on 2017-12-13
|Others in Party:||Weiwei Yin|
----Only Party on Mountain
|Date:||Wednesday, December 13, 2017|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Motorized Transport to Trailhead:||Car|
| Elevation:||14162 ft / 4316 m|
Ascent Trip ReportIce-fall from Red banks was for real, our helmets saved the day. A snow slide entirely buried our snowshoes that we left for the climb at the base of the exit chute. It was ~1m of debris on top which we excavated out with a snow shovel.
|Summary Total Data|
| Route:||Avalanche Gulch|
| Quality:||10 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Snow on Ground, Snow Climb|
| Gear Used:||Ice Axe, Crampons, Ski Poles, Snowshoes, Tent Camp|
| Weather:||Pleasant, Breezy, Clear|
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