Ascent of Borah Peak on 2007-09-22
|Others in Party:||Allen Stewart|
|Date:||Saturday, September 22, 2007|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||12662 ft / 3859 m|
Ascent Trip ReportSept. 22, 2007 - Successful - Borah Peak
Left Idaho Falls 4:30am, hit the trail at 6:30am with my son Allen. Had to beat an approaching storm. Discovered "Chicken Ridge" when we were almost across it. No Snow field to cross, minor amounts as we approached the final leg of the trip. Ascent took 4.5 hours, descent 2.5. Scramble over Chick Ridge was the favorite part of the trip, next to the view. Encounter snow and rain on the way down, but still very enjoyable. Poles and a small length of line would have been nice.
|Summary Total Data|
| Grade/Class:||Nice class 3 scrambl|
| Route Conditions:||Unmaintained Trail, Snow on Ground, Exposed Scramble|
| Weather:||Drizzle, Cool, Windy, Partly Cloudy|
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