Ascent of East Peak on 2017-03-19

Climber: Rick Peterson

Other People:Solo Ascent
Only Party on Mountain
Date:Sunday, March 19, 2017
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Summit:Ski Lift
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Ski Lift
Peak:East Peak
    Elevation:9591 ft / 2923 m

Ascent Trip Report

Took Olympic lift to within 30M of the top. There was a ski patrol hut right there with closed signs above but I just walked up the cat track right near and nobody said anything. Ten minute hike with my skis on my shoulder and then I skied down. Stunning view of the lake.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:98 ft / 30 m
    Distance:0.6 mi / 1 km
    Route:Cat track above ski patrol then ridgelet
    Trailhead:Olympic Chair  9493 ft / 2893 m
    Grade/Class:Class 1
    Quality:4 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Open Country, Snow on Ground, Snow Climb
    Gear Used:
Skis, Ski Poles
    Weather:Cool, Calm, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Time Up:10 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Time Down:1 Minutes

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