Ascent of Observation Rock on 2010-07-25

Climber: Brandon Plubell

Others in Party:Kirk Betz
Date:Sunday, July 25, 2010
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Observation Rock
    Elevation:8364 ft / 2549 m

Ascent Trip Report

Took Spray Park Trail from Mowich Lake to mid-Spray Park climbers trail, which led to the largest lake in the area, at the base of Flett Glacier and the 45 to 60 deg wall. Continued straight up to the wall and traversed to the saddle then followed worn paths that circled around the the west side. Took same route back.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:3435 ft / 1047 m
    Distance:12 mi / 19.3 km
    Route:Spray Trail, Flett Glacier
    Trailhead:Mowich Lake  4929 ft / 1502 m
    Quality:7 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Snow on Ground, Scramble, Glacier Climb
    Gear Used:
Ice Axe, Crampons
    Nights Spent:0 nights away from roads
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Time Up:0 Days 4 Hours 20 Minutes

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