Ascent of Anderson Peak on 2011-07-09
|Date:||Saturday, July 9, 2011|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||8683 ft / 2646 m|
Ascent Trip ReportStopped in Benson Hut for a rest. Part of group summited by climbing 45-50 degree snow straight up from hut, and part traversed 45 degree slope to northeast rock arete and ascended arete. Group exited hiking west off summit to trail; I exited summit by hiking due south and contouring until meeting trail to Tinker Knob..by far faster, easier and flatter.
|Summary Total Data|
| Quality:||6 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail, Bushwhack, Snow on Ground, Exposed Scramble, Snow Climb|
| Gear Used:||Ski Poles, Hut Camp|
| Weather:||Pleasant, Windy, Clear|
|Ascent Part of Trip: Donner to Squaw (0 nights total away from roads)|
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