Ascent of Magpie Peak on 2020-08-22
|Date:||Saturday, August 22, 2020|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||5812 ft / 1771 m|
Ascent Trip ReportHead up crow pass trail and finish the switch backs. After the trail levels out a bit and you start hitting scree cut off trail and cross river. Side hill over left to the next prominent valley and head up screeslope. This drops you at a pocket glacier. Cross glacier and find a prominent gully that leads up to the right of the peak. Gully is full of loose rock with solid bits underneath. Might want a rope for parts on the descent. Top out the gully with a crux at the top. Turn left and follow the crumbly ridge to the summit. Took a group of four 10 hours total.
|Summary Total Data|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail, Bushwhack, Scramble, Exposed Scramble|
| Gear Used:||Ice Axe, Crampons, Rope|
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