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Ascent of Mount Hood on 1996-06-02

Climber: Steve Fountain

Date:Sunday, June 2, 1996
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Mount Hood
    Location:USA-Oregon
    Elevation:11239 ft / 3425 m

Ascent Trip Report

Saw a guy run over by the snowcat that brings slackers up to the top of the ski area snowfield. Guy got a little squished, but not seriously hurt - but also ended his attempt for the day and the snowcat took him back down to the lodge. Also arrested three guys who fell attached to my rope - just above the south face crevasse - an eventful climb that I was happy to be done with! Not sure I like climbing with a bunch of strangers....
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:5239 ft / 1597 m
    Route Conditions:
Snow Climb
    Gear Used:
Ice Axe, Crampons, Rope
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:5239 ft / 1597 m
    Trailhead:Timberline Lodge  6000 ft / 1828 m
Descent Statistics



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