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Ascent of Mount Silliman on 2017-07-08

Climber: Naresh Satyan

Date:Saturday, July 8, 2017
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Mount Silliman
    Location:USA-California
    Elevation:11188 ft / 3410 m

Ascent Trip Report

With Jason Park, Sunny Yi, Susan Kang. Lodgepole campground - Twin Lakes trail - Silliman Creek - slabs to Silliman lake - summit. Plenty of wet snow above 10,000', but easily navigated without spikes or crampons via class 2 terrain and minimal snow travel. Coming down the slabs with Silliman Creek running full of water required some care. 10h round trip at a moderate pace, enjoying everything on offer - wildflowers, cascades, waterfalls, rock slabs, semi frozen lakes, snow patches, and summit views that rivalled any other peak I have been to. Gorgeous day, gorgeous weekend. Photos: https://goo.gl/photos/QG5PzSmGiF7m57xa8
Summary Total Data
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Open Country, Stream Ford, Snow on Ground, Scramble
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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