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Ascent of Superior Peak on 2013-06-22

Climber: Chad Christensen

Date:Saturday, June 22, 2013
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Superior Peak
    Location:USA-Utah
    Elevation:11040 ft / 3364 m

Ascent Trip Report

looking at this from Monte Cristo it looks really dicey. Turns out it is pretty dicey. 15 20 feet of really exposed easy climbing. Then you get to a good ledge and decide to climb up the rock or scramble up the loose gully. I decided to climb the easy rock to the top rather than risk slipping down loose scree. Finally made and saw that i have to scramble over to the peak that the people climbing the ridge via Little cottonwood get to. Made it to that peak signed the log and headed down towards lake blanch. Pretty much the only time i saw people all day was below lake Blanche
Summary Total Data
Ascent Part of Trip: cottonwood traverse (1 nights total away from roads)

Complete Trip Sequence:
OrderPeak/PointDate
1Broad Fork Twin Peaks2013-06-22
2Broad Fork Twin Peaks-West Peak2013-06-22
3Jepsens Folly2013-06-22
4Sunrise Peak2013-06-22
5Dromedary Peak2013-06-22
6Dromedary Peak-East Peak2013-06-22
7Peak 110332013-06-22
8Monte Cristo 110502013-06-22
9Monte Cristo Peak2013-06-22
10Superior Peak2013-06-22



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