Ascent of Mount Goddard on 1996-09-01
|Date:||Sunday, September 1, 1996|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||13568 ft / 4135 m|
Ascent Trip ReportWhile we were climbing Goddard, Dave Dykeman was on Devil's Crags, where he died on descent.
From Goddard Dan and the others went on to do Scylla.
I decided to head back to camp. Carol joined me. Instead of crossing over Mt Solomons I took us all the way down to Chasm Lake and over Black Giant Pass. We got back well after dark. Partly as a result, next morning I decided not to join the group heading for Charybdis and McDuffie. After doing Charybdis, starting up McD, a big rock slid and crushed Eileen Ricks's ankle and foot.
Meanwhile, Carol and I decided to go for Charybdis ourselves, after a leisurely morning and breakfast, at about 11 am. We got back early with no sign of the group...
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