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Ascent of The Brothers on 2018-05-28

Climber: chris hooper

Other People:Solo Ascent
Date:Monday, May 28, 2018
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:The Brothers
    Location:USA-Washington
    Elevation:6842 ft / 2085 m

Ascent Trip Report

via non-standard 5th class scrambling route up to ridge southwest of south peak, along ridge to south summit. scary free-solo, done in a day. Standard couloir to South Brother was impassible on lower sections on ascent or descent due to hazzard posed by under-snow streams. Probably would have been wiser to just not climb the mountain that day... I could have easily died and I didn't have the experience to do this on such poor quality rock.
Summary Total Data
    Route Conditions:
Unmaintained Trail, Open Country, Bushwhack, Stream Ford, Snow on Ground, Scramble, Exposed Scramble, Rock Climb, Snow Climb
    Gear Used:
Ice Axe, Crampons, Ski Poles
Ascent Statistics
    Route:non-standard (new?)
Descent Statistics



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