Ascent of Tschuggen on 2018-02-22

Climber: Aaron Kissel

Date:Thursday, February 22, 2018
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Ski Lift
    Elevation:8268 ft / 2520 m

Ascent Trip Report

Very hard hike up in deep snow and sketchy ski down due to avalanche risk and huge cornices along the ridge. In winter you must be an expert skier in good shape to ski from top. Sea of Clouds and beautiful view from the summit.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:687 ft / 209 m
    Quality:10 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Unmaintained Trail, Open Country, Snow on Ground, Snow Climb
    Gear Used:
Skis, Ski Poles
    Weather:Cold, Calm, Low Clouds
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:687 ft / 209 m
    Distance:0.3 mi / 0.5 km
    Route:East Face
    Start Trailhead:7581 ft / 2310 m
    Time:1 Hours 15 Minutes
Descent Statistics

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