Ascent of Wind River Peak on 2005-07-30
|Others in Party:||8 high school campers 1 other adult leader.|
|Date:||Saturday, July 30, 2005|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
|Peak:||Wind River Peak|
| Elevation:||13192 ft / 4020 m|
Ascent Trip ReportI have successfully climbed this peak twice with groups of high school aged campers. My first ascent was in 2005 and my second was in 2008. I had a chance to summit in 2007 but sickness ended our wilderness experience in the Winds a few days early.
Most of the ascent is pretty easy. The last few hundred feet are the most challenging in my opinion. There is a lot of scrambling and climbing over large boulders. The views from the summit are spectacular! Don't forget to sign the log book in the Nalgene bottle!
|Summary Total Data|
| Quality:||7 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Open Country, Bushwhack, Snow on Ground, Scramble|
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